Habitats Tomorrow: Homes and Communities in an Exciting New Era : Selections from The Futurist

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Edward Cornish
Transaction Publishers, Jan 1, 1984 - Political Science - 160 pages
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Contents

Technology and the Changing World of Work
9
Eight Scenarios for Work in the Future
14
Getting Ready for the Jobs of the Future
20
Occupations for PostIndustrial Society
28
Career Planning in a Changing World
37
Survival in the Information Society
47
Why Books Will Survive
53
Computerizing the Facts of Life
60
The StayatHome Work Force of the Future
90
Networking by Computer
95
Making Money with Your Computer
99
Retooling American Democracy
103
Robots and the Economy
109
Maps of the Future
116
First Step in the Personal Communications Revolution
127
A Global Information Utility
131

Can the Machine Beat Man at His Own Game?
73
The Promises and Perils of Videotex
82
New Wave in Teen Communications
88
The Next Evolutionary Step
136
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