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An edition of Designing freedom (1974)

Designing freedom

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This edition published in by Wiley in Chichester, West Sussex, England, . New York.

Written in English

100 pages

In these 1973 Massey Lectures, Stafford Beer states the case for a new science of systems theory and cybernetics. His essays examine such issues as "The Real Threat to All We Hold Most Dear," "The Discarded Tools of Modern Man," "A Liberty Machine in Prototype," "Science in the Service of Man," "The Future That Can Be Demanded Now," "The Free Man in a Cybernetic World." Designing Freedom ponders the possibilities of liberty in a cybernetic world.

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Cover of: Designing freedom
Designing freedom
1994, Wiley
in English
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Designing freedom
1974, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
in English
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Designing freedom
1974, J. Wiley
in English
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Designing freedom
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In these 1973 Massey Lectures, Stafford Beer states the case for a new science of systems theory and cybernetics. His essays examine such issues as "The Real Threat to All We Hold Most Dear," "The Discarded Tools of Modern Man," "A Liberty Machine in Prototype," "Science in the Service of Man," "The Future That Can Be Demanded Now," "The Free Man in a Cybernetic World." Designing Freedom ponders the possibilities of liberty in a cybernetic world.

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Dewey 001.4/24

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Series
The Stafford Beer classic library

Classifications

Library of Congress
T57.6 .B433 1994

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL848136M
Internet Archive
designingfreedom00beer
ISBN 10
047195165X, 0471062200
LC Control Number
95127450
Library Thing
223453
Goodreads
2096536
1694502

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