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Constructing a social science for postwar America : the cybernetics group, 1946-1953

Author: Steve J Heims
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this sequel to his double biography of John von Neumann and Norbert Wiener, Steve Heims focuses on the Macy Foundation conferences, which were designed to forge connections between wartime science  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heims, Steve J.
Constructing a social science for postwar America.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)623917233
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve J Heims
ISBN: 026258123X 9780262581233
OCLC Number: 26762602
Notes: Published in 1991 in hardcover under the title: The cybernetics group.
Description: xii, 334 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Steve Joshua Heims.
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