Cybernetics (disambiguation)


Cybernetics (disambiguation)

Cybernetics may refer to:

  • Cybernetics is the theory of communication and control based on regulatory feedback. This is the original definition of the term.
  • In popular culture, the study of cyborgs and robotic implants and prosthetics
  • Sometimes used as a synonym for robotics
  • Second-order cybernetics, the study of Cybernetics but the observer is seen as a participating part of the system in focus
  • New Cybernetics, the study of First- and Second-order cybernetics
  • Cybernetics: Or the Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine, a 1948 book by Norbert Wiener

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