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Designing Freedom
By Stafford Beer

Designing Freedom

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Designing Freedom by Stafford Beer

Book Description

Distinguished cyberneticist 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," and "The Free Man in a Cybernetic World."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780887845475
ISBN-10: 0887845479
Format: Paperback
(202mm x 130mm x 9mm)
Imprint: House of Anansi Press Ltd ,Canada
Publisher: House of Anansi Press Ltd ,Canada
Publish Date: 1-Feb-1998
Country of Publication: Canada

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Books By Author Stafford Beer

Platform for Change by Stafford Beer Platform for Change, Paperback (October 1994)

"Stafford Beer is undoubtedly among the worlda s most provocative, creative, and profound thinkers on the subject of management, and he records his thinking with a flair that is unmatched. His writing is as much art as it is science. He is the most viable system I know.

Brain of the Firm by Stafford Beer Brain of the Firm, Paperback (September 1994)

This revised edition of a business management textbook develops an account of a company based upon insights derived from the study of the human nervous system. It outlines the author's theory of viable systems practice.

Heart of Enterprise by Stafford Beer Heart of Enterprise, Paperback (September 1994)

"Stafford Beer is undoubtedly among the worlda s most provocative, creative, and profound thinkers on the subject of management, and he records his thinking with a flair that is unmatched. His writing is as much art as it is science. He is the most viable system I know.

Decision and Control by Stafford Beer Decision and Control, Paperback (September 1994)

Presents the basic approaches underlying Stafford Beera s thinking since the publication of his first book in 1959. Deals with a philosophy of science relevant to management and particularly with the nature of models. Demonstrates all major points through examples quoted of management science applications to industry and government.

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