System and Life-World in Habermas's 'Theory of Communicative Action'

Theory and Society 16:39-86 (1987)

Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper

49 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 2015

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Hugh W. Baxter

Boston University - School of Law

Date Written: 1987

Abstract

Critical examination of the "two-level" theory of society Jürgen Habermas develops in his monumental 1981 work "Theory of Communicative Action."

Suggested Citation

Baxter, Hugh W., System and Life-World in Habermas's 'Theory of Communicative Action' (1987). Theory and Society 16:39-86 (1987); Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2670045

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