The Social Constructedness of Resilience
AbstractThis essay aims to clarify what it means to de-essentialize the concept of “resilience”. Pre-determinated assumptions regarding its normativity or positive character are to be disproven in order to conceptualize it as an open (social) process; thus to adopt a social constructivist perspective on the phenomenon to which this term refers, while avoiding the typical pitfalls of relativism. View Full-Text
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Endress, M. The Social Constructedness of Resilience. Soc. Sci. 2015, 4, 533-545.
Endress M. The Social Constructedness of Resilience. Social Sciences. 2015; 4(3):533-545.Chicago/Turabian Style
Endress, Martin. 2015. "The Social Constructedness of Resilience." Soc. Sci. 4, no. 3: 533-545.