Research Notes - Cybernetics

Marie Neurath: How Machines Work, 1954

  • Author: Marie Neurath

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

  • Publisher: Max Parrsih, London

  • Links: gallery with 3 pages, all pages ┃ skb: yaml 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

  • Author: Humberto R. Maturana

  • Reasons to read: tbd

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

  • Links: PDF, Online ┃ skb: yaml 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: Goodreads, PDF ┃ skb: yaml src

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