"In comparing social with cerebral organisations one important feature of the brain should be kept in mind; we find no boss in the brain, no oligarchic ganglion or glandular Big Brother. Within our heads our very lives depend on equality of opportunity, on specialisation with versatility, on free communication and just restraint, a freedom without interference." Grey Walter
Good point. Would you say this is more anatomical or functional hierarchy?
See Bob's comment. I believe Beer's approach is more nuanced extension of Walter.
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