Determinism and Determination in Socio-Technological Systems -- INCOSE Insight, July 2012

In a time when machines are becoming increasingly autonomous, issues of accountability for such systems becomes increasingly problematic.  This essay for Insight, the journal of the International Council on Systems Engineering seeks to bring this issue into focus for consideration by the community of Systems Engineers.  The complete final draft of this essay is posted on the Box.com document sharing application here: Link