SCIENCE. SANITY. AN INTRODUCTION TO. NON-ARISTOTELIAN SYSTEMS AND. GENERAL SEMANTICS. BY. ALFRED KORZYBSKI. AUTHOR, Manhood of . Find Science and Sanity by Alfred Korzybski- at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. That was my first introduction to the work of Count Alfred Korzybski. “Science and Sanity” was a symphony he composed for his one-string guitar. . For no ‘ facts’ are ever free from ‘doctrines’: so whoever fancies he can free himself from.

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Alfred Korzybski

Williams, William Morton Dree, E. All the Light We Cannot See. First printing of the second edition, stated. His best known dictum is ” The map is not the territory “.

He stressed training in awareness of abstracting, using techniques that he had derived from his study of mathematics and science.

Science and Sanity

Korzhbski devotees and critics of Korzybski reduced his rather complex system to a simple matter of what he said about the adn form “is” of the general verb “to be.

We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Selections from Science and Sanity represents Alfred Korzybski’s authorized abridgement of his magnum opus, Science and Sanity: Wikiquote has quotations related to: He also lectured to Polish-American audiences about the conflict, promoting the sale of war bonds.

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Carefully packaged, quickly shipped. After the war he decided to remain in the United States, becoming a naturalized citizen in Institute of General Semantics. Philosophical Applications Of Cognitive Science. Lancaster, Pennsylvania and New York: WarsawVistula CountryRussian Empire.

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Ownership signature of important psychologist George A. Book has a combination of the following characteristics: Sixth printing,hardcover with blue cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, pp.

Retrieved December 21, Repetition, the Compulsion to Repeat, and kirzybski Death Drive. He learned the Polish language at home and the Russian language in schools; and having a French and German governesshe became fluent in four languages as a child.


We appreciate your feedback. This second edition, published in response to the recent Korzybski revival, adds new introductory material and a revised index, providing an accessible introduction to Korzybski’s arguments concerning the need for a non-Aristotelian approach to knowledge, thought, perception, and language, to coincide with our non-Newtonian physics korzybskki non-Euclidean geometries, to Korzybski’s practical philosophy, applied psychology, pragmatics of human communication, and educational program.

The dust jacket has one tiny closed nick on the spine otherwise bright and fine also in a fresh protective mylar cover. Korzybski studied engineering at the Warsaw University of Technology. On it was a big picture of a dog’s head and the words “Dog Cookies.

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Spine a little rubbed, else a very good or better copy. Servire,p.