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Being human in postwar American thought and culture

Katharine Celeste Wright

Being human in postwar American thought and culture

a history from the Cybernetic perspective.

by Katharine Celeste Wright

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D.) -- University of Toronto, 2003.

The Physical Object
Pagination237 leaves.
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20113466M
ISBN 100612783812

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