EURAM 2018 in Reykjavik (June 20-23) Strategic Interest Group 12 – Research Methods, Theories, and Practices Track T12_03: Management Theory and Social Theory (Co-Organised by the European Sociological Association) Corresponding Proponent: Steffen Roth, La Rochelle Business School and Yerevan State University, firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com Proponents: Frank Welz, University of Innsbruck; Outgoing President of the European Sociological Association, […]Read more "CFP to EURAM 2018 | Management Theory and Social Theory | Co-organised by the European Sociological Association"
Call for short papers to the EGOS 2018 conference in Tallinn, Estonia (July 5-7). Sub-theme 31: Management and organization theory: A game Convenors: Steffen Roth, La Rochelle Business School and Yerevan State University; Ralf Wetzel, Vlerick Business School; Monika Kostera, Durham University and Jagiellonian University Krakow. Submission: @EGOS website (Deadline: January 8, 2018, 23:59:59 CET) In his […]Read more "CFP | EGOS 2018 sub-theme: Management and organization theory: A game"
Modern societies are usually defined as relatively unreligious, dominated by money and power rather than religious beliefs. But why are we so sure that secularisation and the dominance of politics and economy are in the DNA of modern societies? We turned these and similar assumptions into big data research questions and found that, despite all contradicting […]Read more "Power not money is the new religion @The Conversation"
Development of professions: Observed with Niklas Luhmann’s systems theory Time: 20-22 September 2017 (with optional informal get-togethers on 18-19 September) Place: International University Centre (IUC), Dubrovnik, Croatia Special guest: Stephan Fuchs, University of Virginia, US. Conference organizers: Gorm Harste, Aarhus University, Denmark; Steffen Roth, La Rochelle Business School, France, and Yerevan State University, Armenia; Gina Atzeni, LMU Munich, Germany; Morten […]Read more "Call | Developments of professions: Observed with Niklas Luhmann’s systems theory"
Management and functional differentiation | Special issue of Systems Research and Behavioral Science [SSCI 1.034, Scopus, ABS**] Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, Rennes School of Business, France Table of Contents Guest Editorial Steffen Roth: From Added Values to Augmented Realities. Introducing the Special Issue of Management and Functional Differentiation Abstract: In this reintroduction to the concept of functional […]Read more "Release | Management and function"
Roth S., Clark C., Trofimov N., Mkrtchyan A., Heidingsfelder M., Appignanesi L., Pérez-Valls M., Berkel J., and Kaivo-oja J. (2017) Futures of a distributed memory. A global brain wave measurement (1800-2000), Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol. 118 No. May, pp. 307-323. Abstract: If the global brain is a suitable model of the future information society, then one […]Read more "Release | A global brain wave measurement"
The beta version of #luhmannomics is installed on the 16th International Social Theory Consortium (ISTC) Annual Conference in Innsbruck, May 24-26, 2017. We are calling for submission of abstracts at: #luhmannomics 0.1: Futures of social science above and beyond Economy and Society *** Photo credit: Markus Heidingsfelder.Read more "#luhmannomics 0.1: Futures of social science above and beyond Economy and Society"