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Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Frederick - Goodreads

This book does offer some insights into the nature of change and the possible effects and outcomes, it suffers from a lack of data and breath of understand. This creates large assumptions from not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Doug - Goodreads

Some of the predictions on technology are unintentionally hilarious (people with gills! flying cities!) but his premise about man's limited capabilities to deal with change and how this affects ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sharad Kumar - Goodreads

Very good anticipation of third revolution Read full review

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User Review  - Karla Becker - Goodreads

Just reserved Future Shock at the library. I read it in the 70's and am interested to see how it reads today as far as predicting how life has changed. Read full review

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User Review  - Sebastian Panakal - Goodreads

Highly revolutionary truths about today, tomorrow and it prepares you for future Read full review

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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  - Victoria - Goodreads

Reading, in 2011, a book written in 1970 about the future was interesting. Frankly, a lot of what Toffler said then could still be said today. Meaning: not much progress in preparing for the future. Read full review

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User Review  - John Frederick - Goodreads

It's always fun to go back to the future, and futurist, Alvin Toffler, has offered suggestion and insights that are dead on, or still of concern in forty years from when the book was originally ... Read full review

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User Review  - Suresh - Goodreads

Considering the fact that the book was written 30 years back, it really amazes everyone because most of the predictions are in the right direction. However, I have given only 2/3 star because it is really a slow read and I fear there is too much content to justify the purpose of the book. Read full review

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User Review  - Margaret Heller - Goodreads

Will be teaching this next semester, so can't tip my hand too much. But honestly, I don't see how people born after 1980 could really get into this book. Last chapter is good, much of the rest is so out-dated that it is a set piece for the goofiness of the 1960s. Read full review


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