I've worked quite a lot on agency so far. Today i've read the paper "Two routes to actorhood: lexicalized potencx to act and identification of the actor role" (Franzel et al. 2015) and i'm wondering why they use the term "actor" instead of "agent". Thanks for any help!

  • What context does your quotation stem from? – user27758 Feb 3 '20 at 15:05
  • it's the title of a paper. The authors are neurolinguists and they did a questionaire study and an EEG – Jay Feb 3 '20 at 16:36
  • A bit of history: systemictheory.blogspot.com/2017/12/actor-vs-agent.html – amI Feb 4 '20 at 9:46

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