Second-order Cybernetics

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Müller K. H. & Riegler A. (2014) Second-Order Science: A Vast and Largely Unexplored Science Frontier. Constructivist Foundations 10(1): 7–15. https://cepa.info/1148

Müller K. H. & Riegler A. (2016) Mapping the Varieties of Second-Order Cybernetics. Constructivist Foundations 11(3): 443–454. https://cepa.info/2847

Müller K. H. (2015) De profundis. Ranulph Glanville’s transcendental framework for second-order cybernetics. Cybernetics & Human Knowing 22(2/3): 27–47. https://cepa.info/2699

Pangaro P. (2016) Why Do We Want To Live In Cybernetics?. Cybernetics & Human Knowing 23(2): 9–21. https://cepa.info/3318

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