The Origin of Social Species: Organizational Novelty as a Matter of Autocatalysis and Network Transformations (Book Review)

Economic Sociology – The European Electronic Newsletter, 15(2), March 2014, Forthcoming

3 Pages Posted: 12 Feb 2014

Date Written: February 07, 2014

Abstract

This is a book review of Padgett, John F. and Walter W. Powell (Eds.) (2012) “The Emergence of Organizations and Markets.” Princeton: Princeton University Press, xxii 583 pages, ISBN 978-0-691-14887-8.

Keywords: autocatalysis, emergence, history, organizational forms, social networks

JEL Classification: Z00

Suggested Citation

Moellering, Guido, The Origin of Social Species: Organizational Novelty as a Matter of Autocatalysis and Network Transformations (Book Review) (February 07, 2014). Economic Sociology – The European Electronic Newsletter, 15(2), March 2014, Forthcoming, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2393473 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2393473

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