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Cybernetic, Informatics and Systems Theory

Logic (mathematic) and technology (mechanics)


* Economics

* Structuralism

* Russian formalism

* Math and Natural science

* Management of Complex Systems

* Mechanistic Utopias - politics

'The machine that changed the world', documentary


* Adam Curtis 'All watched over by Machines by Loving Grace' 07.10 The series argues that computers have failed to liberate humanity and instead have “distorted and simplified our view of the world around us”. The title is taken from the 1967 poem of the same name by Richard Brautigan.

Amy Rand, Californian ideology, (Loren Carpenter, Machines and Control)

* The story of how our modern scientific idea of nature, the self-regulating ecosystem, is actually a machine fantasy. It is based on cybernetic ideas that were projected on to nature in the 1950s by ambitious scientists. A static machine theory of order that sees humans, and everything else on the planet, as components – cogs – in a system.


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