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The human use of human beings

Norbert Wiener

The human use of human beings

cybernetics and society

by Norbert Wiener

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Published by Free Association in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNorbert Wiener ; with a new introduction by Steve J. Heims.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx,199p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15378382M
ISBN 101853430757

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The use of human beings for experiments that will do them harm and to which they have not given their consent should be prohibited by law. It matters not how young or how small, how old or how powerless, such human beings may be. Some nations ban or severely restrict the research proposed by the Panel (e.g., Norway, Germany, Austria, Australia.

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“Know then thyself, presume not God to scan;/The proper study of mankind is man,” wrote Alexander Pope in the 18th century (ignore, for now, the gendering of the pronoun): the humanities is the blanket term for the study of human beings, ourselves.

"Human beings" describes beings (n. pl.) who are human (adj.). Both have an adjective modifying a plural noun. The only difference is the word order. The reason for that is that many of our legal and political terms come down to us from the period in England after the Norman Conquest, which was heavily influenced by Norman French.

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As this book reveals, his vision was much more complex and interesting.