From: salsbury@acsu.buffalo.edu (The Caterpillar Cannot Understand The Butterfly)
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Subject: Synergetics *NOT* Dianetics (Re: S.F. Encyclopedia Entry)
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Date: 5 Aug 91 18:44:53 GMT
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christir@mentor.cc.purdue.edu (Christi) writes:

-the dianetic foundation was sold back to hubbard in the late -50's/early 60's... oops... make that 1954. it seems purcell gave up -the fight and sold/gave the copyrights and mailing lists back to -hubbard so he could devote his time to sworking on synergetics, an -offshoot of dianetics. Sorry to correct you, here, but Synergetics and Synergetics 2 were both written by R. Buckminster Fuller. They are geometry texts based on basic operational principles of the universe. They are difficult to understand, and have some deep philosophy/ideas, agreed, but they aren't L. Ron.

Just a geodesic fan wanting to put the record straight...

-- -Pat ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Patrick G. Salsbury State University of NY @ Buffalo, USA SALSBURY@ACSU.BUFFALO.EDU Disclaimers are silly. ;^)

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