Proletku’lt, Revolution, and Tektology

Systemness as a Factor of Sustainability
  • Peter Dudley
  • Simona Pustylnik

Abstract

If systems theory as a whole is to make a contribution to the understanding of the world it must be in the area of what Bogdanov (1996) called the “transfer of methods”, what would today more readily be recognized as Bertalanffy’s (1968) “isomorphisms”. In addressing issues of sustainability, therefore, it is advantageous to look beyond the narrow confines of “ecological” models to lessons that have been learned in other fields.

Keywords

Harmonic Social Organization General System Theory Russian Philosophy Narrow Confine Bourgeois Society 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Dudley
    • 1
  • Simona Pustylnik
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Systems StudiesUniversity of HullUK

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