42INDIVIDUALISM vs. HOLISM: The Story of a Dichotomy and its Relation to Social RealityIn Sirir Meyer Otto Martin Christensen (ed.), Kulturtekster 6: The Modern Subject, Center For the Study of European Civilization. pp. 63-92. 1996.In this article I try to investigate the possible insights one may reach by considering the development on the level of socio-philosophical theories as a symptom of the development taking place on the level of social practice.