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 +Formulated the foundations of cybernetics,​ in its modern guise, as //​Communication and Control in the Animal and the Machine//, and specifically the mechanism of feedback. Was accutely aware that the concepts being offered were liable to misuse. His deepest contribution is in his second cybernetic book, //The Human Use of Human Beings// in which he argues passionately for cybernetics as liberating humans, rather than as a form of robotic fascism.
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