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Kent D Palmer
10-22-1991, 04:25 PM
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OCTOBER 1991 ISSUE 001 VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1
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This is an announcement for Thinknet, an on-line magazine forum dedicated to
thoughtfulness in the cybertime environment. Thinknet covers philosophy,
systems theory, and meta-theoretical discussions within disciplines. It is your
interdisciplinary window on to what significant information sources are
available to foster thought provoking discussion.


*CONTENTS*

Publication Data

Scope of newsletter.
Rationale for newsletter.
Subscriptions and Submittals address.
Bulletin Boards where it may be found.
Services offered by newsletter.
Staff of this edition.
Coda: call for participation.

About Thinknet

Discussion of goals of Thinknet Newsletter.

Prospect for Philosophy and Systems Theory in Cybertime

Is there a possibility for a renaissance for philosophy?

The Philosophy Category on GEnie

Review by Gordon Swobe with list of topics.

Philosophy on the WELL

Review by Jeff Dooley with list of topics.

Origin Conference on the WELL

Review by Bruce Schuman with list of topics

Internet Philosophy Mailing Lists

A review of all know philosophy oriented mailing lists by Stephen Clark.

Books Of Note

THE MATRIX

!%@:: A DIRECTORY OF ELECTRONIC MAIL ADDRESSING & NETWORKS

Other Publications

BOARDWATCH MAGAZINE

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING FOUNDATIONS [a work in progress]

Books, Electronic Newsletters, and Cyber-Artifacts Received

ARTCOM NEWSLETTER

FACTSHEET FIVE

Protocols for Meaningful Discussions: ARTICLE by Kent Palmer

A consideration of how philosophy discussions might be made more
useful and their history accessible by using a voluntary protocol.

Thoughtful Communications: EDITORIAL

Closing remarks.


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*Price*

The electronic form is FREE.

Hardcopies cost money for reproduction, postage, and handling.

*Subscriptions*

Send an e-mail message to the following address:

thinknet@world.std.com

Your message should be of the following form:

SEND THINKNET TO YourFullName AT YourEmailAddress

Some mailing lists do not include your return mailing address if you use the
reply function of your mail reader so you must make sure your return e-mail
address is in the body of your message.

Thinknet file is long, about 1113 lines; 7136 words; 51795 bytes.

You will be added to the thinknet subscription list. You will get all further
issues unless you unsubscribe.

*Bulletin Boards*

Thinknet will be posted in the WELL philosophy conference in a topic.

The WELL
27 Gate Five Road, Sausalito, CA 94965
modem 415-332-6106
voice 415-332-4335

Also on GEnie in the Philosophy category under the Religion and
Ethics Bulletin Board.

GEnie Client Services 1-800-638-9636


*PHILOS-L Listserver*

You will eventually be able to get the thinknet newsletter from a listserver.

Send the message 'GET THINKNET DOC' to 'LISTSERV@LIVERPOOL.AC.UK'.

If you get an error message try the regular thinknet address.

*Or if all else fails*

THINKNET
PO BOX 8383
ORANGE CA 92664-8383
UNITED STATES


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