The Organization Research Group

ORG is a reading group at UNC Chapel Hill that meets Fridays at 11am in 214 Manning Hall.

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Current meeting

Friday, February 22, 2019

SILS PhD student admit day - no meeting.

Recent meetings

Friday, February 15, 2019

Grimmelmann, J. (2019). All Smart Contracts Are Ambiguous. Penn Journal of Law and Innovation. Retrieved from https://ssrn.com/abstract=3315703.

Friday, February 8, 2019

von Foerster, H., & Poerksen, B. (2002). Perspectives in Practice. In Understanding Systems: Conversations on Epistemology and Ethics (pp. 65–100). New York: Kluwer Academic.
von Foerster, H., & Poerksen, B. (2002). Cybernetics. In Understanding Systems: Conversations on Epistemology and Ethics (pp. 101–116). New York: Kluwer Academic.
Clarke, B., & Hansen, M. B. N. (2009). Introduction: Neocybernetic Emergence. In B. Clarke & M. B. N. Hansen (Eds.), Emergence and Embodiment: New Essays on Second-Order Systems Theory (pp. 1–25). Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press. doi:10.1215/9780822391388-001
Clarke, B. (2009). Heinz von Foerster’s Demons: The Emergence of Second-Order Systems Theory. In B. Clarke & M. B. N. Hansen (Eds.), Emergence and Embodiment: New Essays on Second-Order Systems Theory (pp. 34–61). Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press. doi:10.1215/9780822391388-003

People

Friday, February 1, 2019

Becker, H. S. (1982). Art worlds and collective activity. In Art Worlds (pp. 1–39). Berkeley: University of California Press.

People

Friday, January 25, 2019

Spencer-Brown, G. (1969). Laws of Form. London: Allen & Unwin.

People

Publishers

Friday, January 18, 2019

von Foerster, H., & Poerksen, B. (2002). Images of Reality. In Understanding Systems: Conversations on Epistemology and Ethics (pp. 17–63). New York: Kluwer Academic.
Clarke, B., & Hansen, M. B. N. (2009). Introduction: Neocybernetic Emergence. In B. Clarke & M. B. N. Hansen (Eds.), Emergence and Embodiment: New Essays on Second-Order Systems Theory (pp. 1–25). Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press. doi:10.1215/9780822391388-001
Clarke, B. (2009). Heinz von Foerster’s Demons: The Emergence of Second-Order Systems Theory. In B. Clarke & M. B. N. Hansen (Eds.), Emergence and Embodiment: New Essays on Second-Order Systems Theory (pp. 34–61). Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press. doi:10.1215/9780822391388-003

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