Strapline:The international journal of cybernetics, systems and management sciences
Category:Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Table Of Contents: Volume 34 Issue 3/4
The purpose of this paper is to highlight the influence of the late Heinz von Foerster in the life of an admirer and friend who remains a leader in the field of family therapy.
An attempt was made to establish a link between brief therapy à la MRI and Heinz von Foerster's view of how we might conceive of and live in the world of our creation, at…
To consider how the approach and work of Heinz von Foerster, among others, can aid psychotherapists.
This paper has the purpose of discussing the phenomenon of two competing positions, which appear in philosophy and psychology in a similar way, and the emerging…
To focus on the topic of ethics and responsibility, specifically on the ethical action of the social worker.
The following contribution tries to answer the question of whether the management theory's interpretation of cybernetics has something to do with second‐order cybernetics…
How responsible is the management elite for the so‐called “world‐problems”, e.g. like “the scandalous economic scissors between north and south”, population growth and…
The paper discusses possible implications of Heinz von Foerster's notion of second‐order cybernetics for management thinking. The purpose of this paper is to outline…
To apply Heinz von Foerster's ideas on learning and testing to the teaching of literature in German higher education.
To provide illumination of how systems tend to produce an output nobody expected. It is in these moments that observers may learn something about their own expectations.
To provide an insight into the work of sound artists who use feedback to create music based on Heinz von Foerster's “order from noise” principle.
It was the aim to apply basic epistemological concepts, as presented by Heinz von Foerster, to current problems of medicine and biology.
To discuss the concept of cybernetics, and to point out its complexities.
The purpose is to offer a systemic perspective how our (understanding of) logic, language, and the world could be altered to create a new kind of science and communication.
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Copyright Holder:Emerald Publishing Limited
- Dr Igor Perko
- Dr Stefano Armenia
- Dr Vojko Potocan
- Prof. Dr. Gandolfo Dominici