Powershift: Knowledge, Wealth, and Violence in the 21st Century

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Plaza & Janés, 1990 - History - 585 pages
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While headlines today focus on the tremendous shifts of power at the global level, the author says that equally significant, but largly unnoticed, shifts of power are taking place in the intimate, everyday world we inhabit -- the world of supermarkets and hospitals, banks and business offices, television and telephones. Power shifts are transforming finance, politics, and the media, together creating a now radically different society. The very nature of power is changing.

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Review: Powershift: Knowledge, Wealth, and Power at the Edge of the 21st Century

User Review  - Michael Caven - Goodreads

Although this book was written 1990 it is still today of great importance and also very interesting. Read full review

Review: Powershift: Knowledge, Wealth, and Power at the Edge of the 21st Century

User Review  - Alexander Temerev - Goodreads

Alvin Toffler is a political genius and a master predictor. Here are some of his predictions he made in "Powershift" back in 1990: — Revival of religion, especially religious fundamentalism; — Rise ... Read full review

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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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