skip to content
The cybernetics group Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The cybernetics group

Author: Steve J Heims
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

An account of a group of people who met regularly from 1946-1953 to explore the possibility of using scientific ideas that had emerged in the war years. Heims, who met many of them, portrays them not  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heims, Steve J.
Cybernetics group.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)646277881
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steve J Heims
ISBN: 0262082004 9780262082006
OCLC Number: 23047769
Description: xii, 334 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Midcentury, USA; March 8-9 1946; describing "embodiments of mind" - McCulloch and his cohorts; Raindancer, Scout and Talking Chief; logic clarifying and logic obscuring; problems of deranged minds, artists and psychiatrists; the Macy Foundation and worldwide mental health; Lazarsfield, Lewin and political conditions; gestalten go to bits 1. - from Lewin to Bavelas; gestalten go to bits 2. - Kohler's visit; metaphor and synthesis ; then and now. Appendix: members of the cybernetics group.
Responsibility: Steve Joshua Heims.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23047769> # The cybernetics group
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "23047769" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/sciences_aspect_social_etats_unis> ; # Sciences--Aspect social--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010113653> ; # Social sciences--Research--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Organization/university_of_south_alabama> ; # University of South Alabama
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/003.5/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Organization/josiah_macy_jr_foundation> ; # Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/cybernetique> ; # Cybernétique
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122944> ; # Social sciences--Research
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122940> ; # Social sciences--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/cybernetique_etats_unis> ; # Cybernétique--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108360> ; # Science--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/cybernetica> ; # Cybernetica
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/kybernetik> ; # Kybernetik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/wetenschapssociologie> ; # Wetenschapssociologie
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111320> ; # Science--Social aspects--United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/885777> ; # Cybernetics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/wissenschaftsentwicklung> ; # Wissenschaftsentwicklung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Event/geschichte_1946_1953> ; # Geschichte 1946-1953
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/126148604> ; # Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/soziologie> ; # Soziologie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/sciences_sociales_recherche_etats_unis> ; # Sciences sociales--Recherche--Etats-Unis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/social_sciences_united_states_philosophy> ; # Social sciences--United States--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Thing/cybernetics> ; # Cybernetics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/cybernetics_united_states> ; # Cybernetics--United States
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/77609327> ; # Steve J. Heims
    schema:datePublished "1991" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/20576315> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646277881> ;
    schema:name "The cybernetics group"@en ;
    schema:productID "23047769" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23047769#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_mit_press_1991> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Agent/mit_press> ; # MIT Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/weimar/toc/019516037_toc.pdf> ;
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=002876550&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht004020247.PDF> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262082006> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9243339> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23047769> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Event/geschichte_1946_1953> # Geschichte 1946-1953
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1946-1953" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Organization/josiah_macy_jr_foundation> # Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Organization/university_of_south_alabama> # University of South Alabama
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "University of South Alabama" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/cybernetique_etats_unis> # Cybernétique--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cybernétique--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/sciences_aspect_social_etats_unis> # Sciences--Aspect social--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences--Aspect social--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/sciences_sociales_recherche_etats_unis> # Sciences sociales--Recherche--Etats-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences sociales--Recherche--Etats-Unis"@en ;
    schema:name "Sciences sociales--Recherche--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/social_sciences_united_states_philosophy> # Social sciences--United States--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85124027> ;
    schema:name "Social sciences--United States--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/wetenschapssociologie> # Wetenschapssociologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wetenschapssociologie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20576315#Topic/wissenschaftsentwicklung> # Wissenschaftsentwicklung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wissenschaftsentwicklung"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111320> # Science--Social aspects--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Social aspects--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010113653> # Social sciences--Research--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social sciences--Research--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108360> # Science--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122940> # Social sciences--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social sciences--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122944> # Social sciences--Research
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social sciences--Research"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/885777> # Cybernetics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cybernetics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/126148604> # Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77609327> # Steve J. Heims
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Heims" ;
    schema:givenName "Steve J." ;
    schema:name "Steve J. Heims" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262082006>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0262082004" ;
    schema:isbn "9780262082006" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646277881>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Cybernetics group." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23047769> ; # The cybernetics group
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.