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Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Tony Poerio - Goodreads

Wiener's foundational text on the discipline of cybernetics. Fascinating, and a relatively quick read given the subject matter. It's been awhile, but I remember the writing being quite lucid. Worth the read for anyone interested. Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Mengsen Zhang - Goodreads

Wiener was a genius for his understanding of the nature of communication, as well reflected in his mastery of writing. The chapter on law and communication definitely helped me reconnect to a ... Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Arthur Gershman - Goodreads

Norbert Wiener was a child prodigy and Professor of Mathematics at MIT from 1919 until his death in 1964. He invented the science of cybernetics (look it up in the dictionary) and the guided missile ... Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Vincent Russo - Goodreads

Norbert Weiner, who should most certainly be a household name, is the father of cybernetics. This book was written more than 50 years ago, but the predictions and conclusions are startling and fairly ... Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Katelis Viglas - Goodreads

The first important contribution to cybernetics, maybe laid the foundation of it. A visionist and scientist who tried to merge the Humanities with the information science. He was prodromus of ... Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

80% of people who read should read this book. Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - Eileen - Goodreads

An important read anyone wanting to understand the relationship between "noise" and feedback in the communication process. Totally agree with Chiss review, way back in the 50s Wiener explained, in easy to understand language, fundamental communication processes. Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - TK Keanini - Goodreads

Wiener is one of the greatest thinkers. This book addresses the social dimensions. Read full review

Review: The Human Use Of Human Beings: Cybernetics And Society

User Review  - C. Wells - Goodreads

(my review for Amazon) More than fifty years after its initial publication, this book remains as relevant and prophetic as it is brilliant and exhilarating. To start, Wiener explains cybernetics in a ... Read full review


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