Cybernetics : Circular Causal, and Feedback Mechanisms in Biological and Social Systems : Transactions of the Sixth Conference March 24-25, 1949, New York, N. Y. Heinz von Foerster, Norbert Wiener, John Stroud, Lawrence S. Kubie, Heinz Von Foerster, presenters.

Cybernetics : Circular Causal, and Feedback Mechanisms in Biological and Social Systems : Transactions of the Sixth Conference March 24-25, 1949, New York, N. Y.

New York: Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation 1950. First Published Transactions. 209 pages. 8vo. Tan and green printed wrappers. Minor creases to the wrappers, sun faded spine, lower corners bumped. Several penned and penciled notes in the text by an unknown writer, commenting on aspects of the conference and how they interpreted the results. Good. Wraps. [27464]


"Conference on Cybernetics" front cover title. Contains some of the articles read and more importantly perhaps the discussions. John Stroud's "Psychological Moment in Percenption - Discussion", Lawrence S. Kubie's "Neurotic Potential and Human Adaptation" (and discussion), "Quantum Theory of Memory" by Heinz Von Foerster (and discussion), "Possible Mechanisms of Recall and Recognition - Discussion", and "Sensory Prothesises" by Norbert Wiener and discussion.

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