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Open peer commentary on the article “Second-Order Cybernetics as a Fundamental Revolution in Science” by Stuart A. Umpleby. Upshot: This commentary looks at the parallel developments in contiguous fields that include and encourage multiple viewpoints and the validity of multiple positions. I contend that necessity will overcome the resistance to disturbing the status quo of power structures when the stakes become high enough.
Leonard A. (2016) Obstacles and opportunities in the future of second-order cybernetics and other compatible methods. Constructivist Foundations 11(3): 466–467. http://constructivist.info/11/3/466
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