So, under the OCLC classification demo, “Reflection (Philosophy)” has four categories: http://classify.oclc.org/classify2/ClassifyDemo?search-subhead-txt=Reflection%20(Philosophy)&startRec=0 ONE: “Reflection (Philosophy)–Mathematical models” Mathematical? What book? “The Structure of human reflexion : the reflexional psychology of Vladimir Lefebvre”. Who is Vladimir Lefebrvre? Cyberneticist but not just any. His was THE THEORY that was used in negotiations between the Soviet Union and the West that led to the final end of the Soviet Union as it was in the 1980s. It was used by BOTH the US and USSR to prevent misunderstandings between two VERY different worldviews. And it worked. I don’t know how much it’s been used since. Loosely, it’s the Russian equivalent to “Game Theory” but it goes deeper than game theory does as it’s about self-awareness of one’s own perspective, a difficult task for anybody.

So, under the OCLC classification demo, “Reflection (Philosophy)” has four categories:
ONE: “Reflection (Philosophy)–Mathematical models”
Mathematical? What book?
“The Structure of human reflexion : the reflexional psychology of Vladimir Lefebvre”. Who is Vladimir Lefebrvre?
Cyberneticist but not just any. His was THE THEORY that was used in negotiations between the Soviet Union and the West that led to the final end of the Soviet Union as it was in the 1980s. It was used by BOTH the US and USSR to prevent misunderstandings between two VERY different worldviews.
And it worked. I don’t know how much it’s been used since.
Loosely, it’s the Russian equivalent to “Game Theory” but it goes deeper than game theory does as it’s about self-awareness of one’s own perspective, a difficult task for anybody.

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