Sune Vork Steffensen

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sune Vork Steffensen plays a role.



Cowley, Stephen J. and Sune Vork Steffensen. 2015. Coordination in language: Temporality and time-ranging. Coordination, Collaboration and Cooperation: Interdisciplinary perspectives, Amici, Federica and Lucas M. Bietti (eds.), pp. 474–494
Temporality underpins how living systems coordinate and function. Unlike measures that use mathematical conventions, lived temporalities grant functional cohesion to organisms-in-the-world. In foxtail grasses, for example, self-maintenance meshes endogenous processes with exogenous rhythms. In… read more | Article
Steffensen, Sune Vork. 2011. Beyond mind: An extended ecology of languaging. Distributed Language, Cowley, Stephen J. (ed.), pp. 185–210
Steffensen, Sune Vork. 2009. Language, languaging, and the Extended Mind Hypothesis. Distributed Language, Cowley, Stephen J. (ed.), pp. 677–697
After a brief summary of Andy Clark’s book, Supersizing the Mind (2008) I address Clark’s approach to language which I argue to be inadequate. Clark is criticized for reifying language, thus neglecting that it is an interpersonal activity, not a stable system of symbols. With a starting point in… read more | Review article