13. Intentionally Constructed Objects
13.2 Functional Objects
13.3 Socially Constructed Objects
13.9.1 Signs—Information Instances
13.10 Concluding Remarks
Many of the objects in the world around us only exist because we are here: products, money, companies, agreements, and so on. In
, we briefly noted that some objects are what they are because we say so (that is, they are intentionally constructed). In this chapter, I more thoroughly explore some of the different kinds of intentionally constructed objects. The idea is to ...