Reading Lists

Edited by Karl H. Müller & Alexander Riegler
This list accompanies the special issue on Varieties of Contemporary Second-Order Cybernetics to be published in July 2016
Edited by Alexander Riegler
This is a list of the core literature on constructivist approaches.
Edited by Alexander Riegler
This is a selection of publications that critically oppose constructivist approaches.
Edited by Bernard C E Scott, Karl H. Müller, Alexander Riegler & Stuart A. Umpleby
In the 1990s, Jixuan Hu, back then the doctoral student of Stuart Umpleby, assembled a set of articles for a reader on Second-Order Cybernetics. They might be of interest for anyone interested in the history of Second-Order Cybernetics.
Edited by Manfred Füllsack & Alexander Riegler
This is a list of publications related to the upcoming special issue on "Eigenbehavior" to be published in un upcoming issue in 2017 or 2018.
Edited by Karl H. Müller & Alexander Riegler
Second-order science emphasizes the inclusion of the observer and self-reflexivity that allows second-order science to operate on the products of normal or first-order science.