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Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Todd Martin - Goodreads

Future Shock refers to the unsettled feeling of being subjected to "too much change in too short a period of time" (not unlike culture shock is to unfamiliar customs and behaviors, except in response ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Sky - Goodreads

I enjoyed parts of this book. It's difficult for me to get into futurism, because it seems I deviate so often from the trajectories and realities that we live with. I want to believe that we have ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Wilte - Goodreads

Future shock is the stress and disorientation caused by too much change in too short a time. Written 45 years ago, this concept is still very relevant, maye be even more relevant than in 1970. Book ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

This guy had some really crazy ideas...but some of them were right! An interesting read now that we are in the "future." Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

It was a good book expressing the changing of the times and social world in relation to technology. A little dated now and some of Toffler's thoughts about the "new society" seems a bit off kilter ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Mr. Toffler reviewed this book at The Interdisciplinary Seminar in the Humanities which I attended once a week for one semester in the early 70's. We were required to read the book before the review ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Casey Smith - Goodreads

Well, I remember reading this in high school and finding the content to be not only eye-opening, but thought provoking. Such was not the same upon my recent re-read. Perhaps I have become too cynical ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Todd Case - Goodreads

This book describes the professional workforce of today almost to a tee - and it was written almost 40 years ago! It's hands-down the best book on describing the exponential rate of change the world ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alwa - Goodreads

Interesting document, but would have been much stronger at about half with length. Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Kashyap - Goodreads

The theory of shape of things to come, written a few decades earlier. Fantastic. Read full review


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