Lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Slava Gerovitch

Lecturer in the Science, Technology and Society Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is the author of From Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of Soviet Cybernetics (2002).

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Articles by Slava Gerovitch

  1. The Cybernetics Scare and the Origins of the Internet

    Cybernetics was created in the Soviet Union in the ’50s; it celebrated technical progress as the future of mankind. Cybernetics proceeded from the encounter between human and machine.

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