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What is Cybernetics?

Cybernetics = study of dynamic relationships

Cybernetics is basically the science or the art, the study of dynamic relationships. In our world, one thing affects another. It is a causal world in which everything is interrelated. Everything affects everything else. Cybernetics is a science of studying these effects.

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