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dhr. J.L. (Jan) Overwijk MA

Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen
Capaciteitsgroep Algemene Cultuurwetenschappen

Bezoekadres
  • Oude Turfmarkt 141
Postadres
  • Postbus 94551
    1090 GN Amsterdam
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  • About me

    I am a PhD candidate at the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) working in social philosophy and critical theory. My project is called Post-rationalisation: Openness in Contemporary Social Organisation and is supervised by René Boomkens and Robin Celikates. In this project, I am looking at two seemingly contradictory narratives of modernisation, namely the kind of narrative that views modernisation as guided by a logic of socio-cultural closure (e.g., Weber’s ‘iron cage’) and the kind that views it as governed by a logic of openness (e.g. Bauman’s liquid modernity or Deleuze and Guattari’s capitalist deterritorialisation). I analyse these heterogeneous logics in terms of a paradox of openness and closure, which I take from Niklas Luhmann's social systems theory. This yields a theory of contemporary rationalisation as working through both closure and openness.

  • Publicaties

    2018

    • Overwijk, J. (2018). Fantasies of Neoliberalism: From the Clerical to the Entrepreneurial Subject: [Review of: U. Bröckling (2016) The entrepreneurial self : fabricating a new type of subject]. Krisis, 2018(1), 108-111. [details]

    2018

    • Overwijk, J. L. (Author). (2018). Autopoietic System. Web publication/site, www.newmaterialism.eu: .

    Andere

    • Diamanti, J. (host) & Overwijk, J. L. (host) (13-4-2018). Amy De'Ath (hosting a visitor).
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