Table of contents for Dark hero of the information age : in search of Norbert Wiener, the father of cybernetics / Flo Conway and Jim Siegelman.

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Contents
Prologue: Time Past, Time Present
Part 1. The Elephant's Child
1. The Most Remarkable Boy in the World
2. Young Wiener
3. The Wunderkind and the Frau-Professor
4. Weak Currents, Light Computers
5. Wienerwalks
6. Birth of a Science
Part 2. In the Court of Cybernetics
7. The Knights of Circular Causality
8. Breakfast at Macy's
9. The Big Bang: Cybernetics
10. Wienerwalks II
11. Breach and Betrayal
Part 3. Aftermath
12. A Scientist Rebels
13. A Government Reacts
14. Wienerwalks III
15. Homage to the Elephant's Child: The 'Satiable Soul of Norbert Wiener
16. Childhood's End
Epilogue: Time Future: Surviving the Global Society
Acknowledgments
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Wiener, Norbert, 1894-1964.
Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography.
Cybernetics.