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UNDERCURRENTS Number 12 September-October 1975
EDDIES. The Usual Brew of News, Scandal, Eddie Currents, Gossip andReports - and now introducing Froth.
LETTERS Your chance to get your own back on us.
WORKERS AND THE WORLD UNITE. Workers at Lucas Aerospaceare demanding the right not only to work, but to work on sociallydesirable 'alternative technologies'.
takes a look at thebackground to this encouraging initiative, and examines the prospects.
CRABAPPLE: TWIN OAKS COMES TO WALES. A new community hasbeen set up near Shrewsbury by a group which intends to put intopractice some of B F Skinner's behavioural theories in an attempt to avoidthe conﬂicts which have divided many other experimental communities.A member of the group describes how they're going about it.
looks at what biofeedback means andhow it can be used, and tells of the extraordinary feats of Jack Schwartzand Swami Rama in achieving control over bodily processes normallyregarded as involuntary. Plus: a simple but effective do-it-yourself biofeedback device.
describes how CommunityTechnology Inc is trying to promote small-scale, locally-controlledtechniques for food and energy production in a deprived area of Washington DC.
COMTEK FESTIVAL:SPECIAL REPORT.
News,pictures and commentabout the happenings atBritain's secondCommunity TechnologyFestival COMTEK·75,which took place in Bathin August.