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Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Brian.a.figueroa - Goodreads

ive realized that the future is too far in the past for this sci fi writer. I need to finish it to finish it. He does have some good references to nomadic lifestyles, throw away society/the rapid wave of development. Read full review

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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

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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

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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  - Penny - Goodreads

I read this book in college and re-read it half way through my career. It formed a lot of my ideas on education, economy and I used those ideas in my career. I am and have been very impressed with his ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa Luna - Goodreads

Fantastic and intelligent, this book is still absolutely relevent 40 years later. Read full review

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User Review  - Thomas Litchford - Goodreads

After a while, Future Shock ceases to be shocking. The trends that were interesting in 1970 are just status quo in 2009. Maybe it's a generational thing: I came of age during the era of rapid change, so it's no big deal. Read full review

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User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

My ex-husband introduced me to Alvin Toffler's books - who knew? :) Anyway, he's a great sociologist and even now, the books are germane. Read full review

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User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

Have you ever looked around at your environment and had the sensation of being in a Blade Runner movie? If so, you have experienced future shock. I have to give Toffler credit: he has continued to ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Al Carlson - Goodreads

This was the beginning of Toffler's trilogy that continued with The Third Wave and PowerShift. In each of them, he looked at the world and said, "This is where we're going, and here's why." He and his ... Read full review


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