Bateson, Gregory

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Name
Bateson, Gregory Gender: M
born on 9 May 1904
Place Cambridge, England, 52n13, 0e08
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 18°25' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif



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Gregory Bateson
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Biography

English anthropologist, social scientist, linguist, visual anthropologist, semiotician and cyberneticist whose work intersected that of many other fields. In the 1940s he helped extend systems theory and cybernetics to the social and behavioral sciences. He spent the last decade of his life developing a "meta-science" of epistemology to bring together the various early forms of systems theory developing in different fields of science. His writings include Steps to an Ecology of Mind (1972) and Mind and Nature (1979). Angels Fear (published posthumously in 1987) was co-authored by his daughter Mary Catherine Bateson.

He died 4 July 1980.

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Source Notes

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified to 04.14.10 GMT Asc 14Tau42'

Categories

  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Linguist
  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession