Sun, 9 Mar 2003 17:38:13 -0800
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of R.
As I started reading this, my mind was screaming "De Soto!". I always
treated the social construction idiocy with the utmost contempt. But De
Soto actually convinced me it could have some importance.
> De Soto drew upon Searle's work in developing his emphasis on property
> rights. In mid-April, the economist and the philosopher will share a
> for the first time, as keynote speakers at a conference at the
> of Buffalo titled "The Mystery of Capital and the Construction of
Yep, great book.
> Thus, social constructivism, promoted and wielded by left-wing
> as an intellectual weapon against capitalist society, has been
> into something very different - it now contributes to a policy
> that's aimed at spreading capitalism throughout the world.
Don't you love it when that happens?