-hierarchies) and decentralisation.
Centralisation increases the likelihood that organisational
structures would succumb to oligarchic control. The growth of
administrative apparatus progressively threatens the cooperative
spirit in direct proportion to the decline of face-to-face intimacy.
Bureaucratisation has, however, been avoided and self-management
sustained in the Mondragon system
affinity to the economy as it is predominantly understood today, but
also the close relation between private law and the many contexts of
intimacy, health, education, science, religion, art and media. This
would lead to a thoroughgoing reflection within private law of the
distinctive eigenlogics of these various realms of discourse – a
reflection which would encompass their internal rationality as well as