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Black Rose Books Ltd., Jun 1, 1987 - Political Science - 230 pages
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A highly personal look at jobs, identity, sex roles, information age politics, hidden forces driving the economy, and the pitfalls and promises of social change.
  

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Contents

The Economic Upheaval IOOIIUJ
1
The Invisible Producers
15
The BacktotheHome Movement
22
The Future of Work
34
The Seven Streams of Unemployment
41
Robots to the Rescue?
53
The Japanese and Other Myths
61
The American Edge
74
A Diversity of Roles
133
Layers of Identity
149
Premissory Notes
161
Radios in the jungle
167
The Television Medium
173
A Far Cry from Delphi
179
On Intellectual Tools
189
The Third Wave Model
197

The Nostalgiacs
89
InfoPolitics
105
The Computer in Politics
120
The Roots of Change
207
Chance and Change
213
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About the author (1987)

Alvin Toffler is adviser to companies and governments worldwide on advances in technology, politics, economics, and society. His other books include The Third Wave, Powershift, War and Anti-War, and Creating a New Civilization, he live in Los Angeles, California.

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