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2019

Applying ethics to itself: Recursive ethical questioning in architecture and second-order cybernetics

Sweeting, B., 1 Apr 2019, In : Kybernetes. 48, 4, p. 805-815 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Questioning
Cybernetics
Discourse
Methodology
Commonplaces

Guest editorial: Resilience and ethics in social systems

Baron, P., Fantini van Ditmar, D., Griffiths, D. & Sweeting, B., 1 Apr 2019, In : Kybernetes. 48, 4, p. 666-671 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
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ethics
social system

Place as a reflexive conversation with the situation

Sweeting, B., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Emerging Architectural Research 2009-2018. Butcher, M. & O’Shea, M. (eds.). London: UCL Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

Why design cybernetics?

Sweeting, B., 31 Jul 2019, Design cybernetics: Navigating the new. Fischer, T. & Herr, C. M. (eds.). Cham: Springer International, p. 185-194 (Design Research Foundations).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

Cybernetics
Intimate Relationships
2018

Radical constructivism and the decolonisation of epistemology

Sweeting, B., 15 Jul 2018, In : Constructivist Foundations. 13, 3, p. 326-327

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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decolonization
constructivism
epistemology
conversational teaching
curriculum

Radically constructing 'place'

Sweeting, B., Oct 2018, Proceedings of Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD7) 2018 Symposium. Barbero, S. (ed.). Turin, Italy: Systemic Design Association, p. 563-570

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

Open Access
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cybernetics
gentrification
phenomenology
disaster
globalization

Wicked problems in design and ethics

Sweeting, B., 2018, Systemic design: theory, methods, and practice. Jones, P. & Kijima, K. (eds.). Tokyo, Japan: Springer, p. 119-143 (Translational Systems Sciences; vol. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

Ethical Theory
Discourse
Designer
Guidance
2017

Author's response: Beyond application

Sweeting, B., 1 Nov 2017, New horizons for second-order cybernetics. Riegler, A., Müller, K. H. & Umpleby, S. A. (eds.). Singapore: World Scientific, p. 258-269 12 p. (Series on knots and everything).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

cybernetics
constructivism
field research
research planning
cognition

Cybernetics, virtue ethics and design

Sweeting, B., 14 Dec 2017, Proceedings of relating systems thinking and design (RSD6) 2017 Symposium. Oslo, Norway, p. 0-0 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

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Virtue Ethics
Cybernetics
Aristotle
Flourishing
Human Life

Design research as a variety of second-order cybernetic practice

Sweeting, B., 1 Nov 2017, New horizons for second-order cybernetics. Riegler, A., Müller, K. H. & Umpleby, S. A. (eds.). Singapore: World Scientific, p. 227-238 12 p. (Series on knots and everything).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

Cybernetics
Resurgence
Interactivity
Constructivist
Overlap

Editorial: Action and Reflection - The Individual and the Collective

Baron, P. (ed.), Griffiths, D. (ed.) & Sweeting, B. (ed.), 14 Dec 2017, In : Kybernetes. 46, 9, p. 1486-1610 125 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
File
Proceedings
Cybernetics

Open peer commentary: A theatre for exploring the cybernetic

Sweeting, B., 1 Nov 2017, New horizons for second-order cybernetics. Riegler, A., Müller, K. H. & Umpleby, S. A. (eds.). Singapore: World Scientific, p. 307-309 3 p. (Series on knots and everything).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

cybernetics
theater
worldview
science
2016

A theatre for exploring the cybernetic

Sweeting, B., 14 Jul 2016, In : Constructivist Foundations. 11, 3, p. 619-620 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Cybernetics
Peers
Questioning
Rehearsal
Naturalism

Author's response: Beyond Application

Sweeting, B., 14 Jul 2016, In : Constructivist Foundations. 11, 3, p. 591-597 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cybernetics
cybernetics
science

Conversation, design and ethics: the cybernetics of Ranulph Glanville

Sweeting, B., 1 Jun 2016, Ranulph Glanville and how to live the cybernetics of unknowing. Brier, S., Guddemi, P. & Kauffman, L. H. (eds.). Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapter

Cybernetics
Epistemological

Design research as a variety of second-order cybernetic practice

Sweeting, B., 14 Jul 2016, In : Constructivist Foundations. 11, 3, p. 572-579 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cybernetics
Constructivism
Constructivist
Paul Feyerabend
Overlap

The ethics of ethics and the ethics of architecture

Sweeting, B., 1 Jan 2016, Proceedings of Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD5) 2016 Symposium. Toronto, ON: Systemic Design Research Network, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

Open Access
File
Discourse
Ethical Theory
Designer
Criticism
2015

Architecture and second order science

Sweeting, B., 1 Jan 2015, Proceedings of the 59th Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Systems Sciences. Online, Vol. 1. p. 1-6 6 p. (Proceedings of the 59th Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Systems Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

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1970s
Scientific Method
Rupture
Fun
Reflective

Composing conferences

Hohl, M. (ed.) & Sweeting, B. (ed.), 15 Nov 2015, In : Constructivist Foundations. 11, 1, p. 1-118 118 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

File
constructivism
cybernetics
knowledge management
epistemology
pragmatics

Conversation, Design and Ethics: The Cybernetics of Ranulph Glanville

Sweeting, B., 1 Jan 2015, In : Cybernetics & Human Knowing. 22, 2-3, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Cybernetics
Epistemological

Cybernetics of practice

Sweeting, B., 6 Nov 2015, In : Kybernetes. 44, 8-9, p. 1397-1405 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
cybernetics
epistemology
teleology
moral philosophy
Open Access
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constructivism
cybernetics
epistemology
organization
reflexivity

Living in Cybernetics: papers from the 50th Anniversary Conference of the American Society for Cybernetics

Baron, P. (ed.), Glanville, R. (ed.), Griffiths, D. (ed.) & Sweeting, B. (ed.), 6 Nov 2015, Bingley, UK: Emerald. 245 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook - edited

cybernetics
anniversary
Society
commitment

The implicit ethics of designing

Sweeting, B., 1 Sep 2015, Proceedings of Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD4) 2015 symposium. Online: Systemic Design Research Network, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

Open Access
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Designer
Consequentialism
Authority
Normative Ethics
Deontology
conversation
education
Teaching

There is no alibi in designing: Responsibility and dialogue in the design process

Kenniff, T-B. & Sweeting, B., 6 Jan 2014, In : Opticon1826. 16, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Responsibility
Aesthetics
Dialogism
Intrinsic
2012

Design as Its own paradigm

Sweeting, B., 2012, PhD Research Projects 2012. de Bruijn, W. (ed.). Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

paradigm
2011

Conversing with drawings and buildings: from abstract to actual in architecture

Sweeting, B., 2011, In : Kybernetes. 40, 7-8, p. 1159-1165 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Designer
Methodology
Observer
Originality
Cybernetics
Art
Mathematics
Cybernetics
Musicians
Artist

Thinking thinking thinking

Sweeting, B., 1 Jan 2011, In : P.E.A.R. (Paper for Emerging Architectural Research). 4, p. 44-46 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dwelling
Martin Heidegger
Deity
Gregory Bateson
Mortals
2010

Architecture and undecidability - Cafe Bohemia

Sweeting, B., 2010, PhD Research Projects 2010. Araujo, A. (ed.). UK: Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, p. 163-167 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNConference contribution with ISSN or ISBN

arches
falling
proposals
vibration
acoustics

Invisible Machines

Aling, M., Foulsham, T., Ioannidou, I., Longden-Thurgood, G., Norman, T., Raleigh, C., Sweeting, B. & Wihart, M., 8 Dec 2010

Research output: Non-textual outputExhibition

Open Access
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Invisible
Obsessions
Modern Movement
Vitruvius