Research Notes - Cybernetics

Marie Neurath: How Machines Work, 1954

  • Reasons to read: the most simple, yet expressive, introduction on machines :)

  • Publisher: Max Parrsih, London

  • Links: gallery with 3 pagesall pages ┃ skb: src

W. Ross Ashby: An Introduction to Cybernetics, 1956

Norbert Wiener: Cybernetic OR Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine, 1965

Humberto R. Maturana: Biology of Cognition, 1970

  • Reasons to read: tbd

  • Published: Biological Computer Laboratory Research Report BCL 9.0. Urbana IL: University of Illinois, 1970

  • Links: PDFOnline ┃ skb: src

Humberto R. Maturana et al.: The Tree of Knowledge, 1987

  • Authors: Humberto R. Maturana, Francisco J. Valera

  • Reasons to read: tbd

  • Publisher: Shambhala, Boston & London

  • Links: Goodreadspdf ┃ skb: src

Hugh Dubberly et al.: How Cybernetics connects Computing, Counterculture, and Design, 2015

  • Authors: Hugh Dubberly, Paul Pangaro

  • Reasons to read: historyc context for cybernetics, interactive graph with links and link annotations

  • Publisher: Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia, Exhibit Catalog, October 2015

  • Links: Paper: html with pdf linksInteractive GraphArticle Text ┃ skb: src