Volume 6 · Number 2 · Pages 138
A Consistent Man

Jehane Kuhn

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Upshot: Jehane Barton Burns (now Jehane Kuhn) worked with Ernst von Glasersfeld in the 1960’s on semantic analysis for machine translation at Silvio Ceccato’s Centro di Cibernetica at the University of Milan. Among subsequent formative experiences, she lists Italian travels with Howard Burns, historian of architecture (who first told her about Vico), and a decade in the Office of Charles and Ray Eames (where Constraints was a talismanic word). She and Thomas Kuhn married in 1982; she still considers the English language her raison d’être.

Key words: Ernst von Glasersfeld


Kuhn J. (2011) A consistent man. Constructivist Foundations 6(2): 138. http://constructivist.info/6/2/138

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