|Baraldi I 205f
World - from the perspective of an observer the world is the unity of the difference between system and environment.
As a unit, it can never be observed. It is the blind spot of each observer - With the Modern, the term loses the reference to "things" and is based on the indeterminacy of meaning.
W. is a paradoxical concept, imagine the combination of definiteness and indefiniteness._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
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Einführung in die Systemtheorie Heidelberg 1992
Die Kunst der Gesellschaft Frankfurt 1997
C. Baraldi, G.Corsi. E. Esposito
GLU: Glossar zu Luhmanns Theorie sozialer Systeme Frankfurt 1997