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PREFACE TO THE FIFTH EDITION
participated in colloquia in the series: William J. Fry, James A. Van Allen, Charles M. Pomerat, Jesse H. Shera, Allen Kent, Paul Ptacek, J. Samuel Bois, Elton S. Carter, Walter Probert, Kenneth G. Johnson and Neil Postman.
5. For Korzybski as a system-builder, see Dr. Stuart A. Mayper, "The Place of
Aristotelian Logic in Non-Aristotelian Evaluating: Einstein, Korzybski and Popper," General Semantics Bulletin No. 47, 1980, pp. 106-110. For discussions of the continuing appropriateness of 'Korzybski's science', see Stuart A. Mayper, "Korzybski's Science and Today's Science," General Semantics Bulk tin,'bio. 51,1984, pp. 61-67; Barbara E. Wright, "The Heredity-Environment Continuum: Holistic Approaches at 'One Point in Time' and 'All Time'," General Semantics Bulletin No. 52, 1985, pp. 36-50; Russell Meyers, MD, "The Potentials of Neuro-Semantics for Modern Neuropsychology" (The 1985 Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture), General Semantics Bulletin, No. 54, 1989, pp. 13-59, and Jeffrey A. Mordkowitz, "Korzybski, Colloids and Molecular Biology: A View from 1985," General Semantics Bulletin, No. 55,1990, pp. 86-89. For a detailed updating in the neurosciences by a non-general-semanticist which shows Korzybski's 1933 formulations as consistent with 1993 formulations, see "Part I" of Patricia Smith Churchland's Neurophilosophy. Toward a Unified Science of the Mind/Brain, MIT Press, 1986, pp. 14-235.)
6. Korzybski, Alfred, Manhood of Humanity.
7.   See Dr. Mayper's paper: "The Place of Aristotelian Logic in Non-
Aristotelian Evaluating...," listed above, and his earlier "Non-Aristotelian Foundations: Solid or Fluid?" ETC.: A Review of General Semantics, Vol. XVIII, No. 4, Feb., 1962, pp. 427-443.
8. Bachelard, Gaston, The Philosophy of No. Translated from the French by
G. C. Waterson. New York: Orion Press, 1968, p. 108.