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George, F. H. (Frank Honywill) 1921-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 492 publications in 5 languages and 8,680 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Programmed instructional materials 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Creator
Classifications: Q310, 001.53
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Most widely held works by F. H George
The brain as a computer by F. H George( Book )

58 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Brain as a Computer, Second Edition is a 14-chapter book that outlines the principles of cybernetics in relation to behavior, from the perspective of experimental psychology and neurophysiology. This book begins by describing the main ideas of cybernetics. Subsequent chapters explore cybernetic models, with emphasis on finite automata, and particularly finite automata in logical net form, which seem especially useful to the modeling of behavior. Other chapters summarize learning theory, neurological matters, thinking, perception, and artificial intelligence
Cybernetics and biology by F. H George( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and the crisis in society by F. H George( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fact : astounding and exciting developments that will transform your life by F. H George( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models of thinking by F. H George( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and Catalan and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume, originally published in 1970, an attempt is made to examine the more logical aspects of thinking, such as the ability to abstract and the manner in which concepts develop. The author describes the features that had long been regarded as central to thinking by experimental and theoretical psychologists of the time and he places more emphasis on the part played by language in cognitive activity.In the second part the author points out how such basic features of thinking as concept and hypothesis formation, inference making and the use of ordinary English are essentially things th
Machine takeover : the growing threat to human freedom in a computer-controlled society by F. H George( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machine Takeover: The Growing Threat to Human Freedom in a Computer-Controlled Society discusses the implications of technological advancement. The title identifies the changes in society that no one is aware of, along with what this changes entails
Semantics by F. H George( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Automation, cybernetics, and society by F. H George( Book )

22 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cognition by F. H George( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundations of cybernetics by F. H George( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precision, language and logic by F. H George( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precision, Language and Logic is a three-part book that first presents ideas in basic logic and clear thinking. Part II is concerned with the application of logic and other methods of precision to everyday discourse and also to the sciences and other disciplines such as law and economics. The last part of the book discusses a formalization of the sciences. This book will be useful as a text to guide people in the main ingredients of clear thinking and logical discussion
Philosophical foundations of cybernetics by F. H George( Book )

12 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artificial intelligence and the interrogation game; Scientific method and explanation; Godel's incompleteness theorem; Determinism and uncertainty; Axioms, theorems and formalisation; Creativity; Consciousness and free will; Pragmatics; A theory of signs; Models as automata; The nervous system
Computers, science and society by F. H George( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The current state and immediate future of science; The new phisiology of science; Development of digital computers; Developments in cybernetics; Biological simulation and organ replacement; Automatic control system in industry; Automated education
Problem solving by F. H George( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science of philosophy by F. H George( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1981, this book was an attempt to bridge the gap between scientists and philosophers by viewing philosophy, at least in part, through scientific eyes. Professor George is not here concerned with the philosophy of science. Rather he is looking at classical philosophical issues from the behavioural, or scientific, viewpoint. Thus, from the perspective of science, he attempts to establish an understanding of philosophy. The author intended it primarily for behavioural scientists, systems theorists and cyberneticians of the time who should have been closely bound up with the philosophical-scientific relationship
The anatomy of business; an introduction to business cybernetics and executive information systems by F. H George( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The robots are coming by F. H George( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cybernetics and the environment by F. H George( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cybernetics, science and the environment; The science of cybernetics; Automation; Cybernetics, logic and society; Artificial intelligence; The dangers ahead
Computer arithmetic by F. H George( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Džordž, F.

Frank Honywill George British psychologist

George, F. H.

George, F. H. 1921-

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George, Frank H. (Frank Honywill)

George, Frank H. (Frank Honywill), 1921-

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Honywill George, Frank 1921-

Джордж, Ф 1921-

Джордж, Ф. (Фрэнк), 1921-

ジョージ, F. H

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