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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  - Rory Tregaskis - Goodreads

Ever feel like you're living in a science fiction story? You've probably got future shock. It's caused by not being able to cope with the speed of change. And because the future is speeding up, more ... 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

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Alwa - Goodreads

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


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