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ETC 70:4 (October 2013) Is Now Available for Download from the IGS Store

27 Mar 2014 5:34 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Volume 70, Number 4 (October 2013), of the Institute of General Semantics's quarterly journal ETC: A Review of General Semantics has been mailed and is now available for download from the IGS Store in searchable PDF format.

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  • "Alethic Relativism and Faultless Disagreement: Weighing in on the Puzzle from a General Semantics Perspective" by John Engle
  • "On the Benefits of Sticking to Certain Principles: A Response to Lloyd Moran's 'How Pseudo-Scientists Get Away with It'" by Tim Lyons
  • "What Is Mathematics and Why Does It Matter" by Carmen M. Latterell and Janelle L. Wilson
  • "The Largest Whale Penis in the Jungle and Other Big Things: Toward Simpler Messages" by Mark Hickson III
  • "The Real Consequences of Imaginary Sex Acts" by Brent Lunceford
  • "An Inconvenient Booth: Mistaking Symbol for Both Map and Territory" by Jan Lukas Buterman
  • "Awareness and Action: A General Semantics Approach to Effective Language Behavior (Part 3) -- Allness: Discovering It Is Not Possible to Know Everything about Anything" by Mary P. Lahman
  • 75th Anniversary Reprint:
    "Laws of the Media" by Marshall McLuhan
    "Television: The New State Religion?" by George Gerbner
    "The Information Environment" by Neil Postman
  • Plus Book Reviews and Dates and Indexes.

Cover Art

The cover of ETC 70:4 is from a painting by British artist Dominic Heffer titled "Painting etc. 2."

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