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User Review  - fugitive - LibraryThing

Well, let me say that the Bible is dull, stodgy, and mostly wrong, but it's considered a classic. So too with this work, but ... I first read this book when I was in 8th grade, one year after it was ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - abhinav - Goodreads

Easily the most exciting work of non-fiction that i've read. Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

Still one of the most important and influential books of all time. Alvin and his wife Heidi are still active futurists and as such give us all hope. Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Brad Acker - Goodreads

Alvin Toffler is by far the most prescient author i have read; his bold predictions in this book, written 4 decades ago, are largely manifesting themselves today Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Andrea Avalon - Goodreads

I read this in high school, it definitely informed my view of human "advancement" and seeded early rumblings against a disposable consumer culture. Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Alex Morfesis - Goodreads

Contrary to its title, Future Shock embraces technological and social change as both positive and inevitable. Most importantly, Toffler's analysis of the current world displaced my dated paradigms; I ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Camille Taylor - Goodreads

this book is fascinating. The blue people of Kentucky, humans with genetically engineered gills!! I will never forget about all the crazy stuff in this one :) Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Lyn Pham - Goodreads

This book really triggered my thinking about the world in which I live. I thought it was amazing the vision Toffler had and wonder how he would edit his work to update the language now that many of these things have occured. Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Sheik - Goodreads

The only constant will be change. Still waiting for this insane society to catch up with that idea....the status quo of the military industrial complex is destroying the world. Eisenhower was right! Read full review

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User Review  - Peter rock - Goodreads

This book is a must read Read full review


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