Future shock, Volume 644

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Random House, 1970 - History - 505 pages
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Predicts the pace of environmental change during the next thirty years and the ways in which the individual must face and learn to cope with personal and social change

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User Review  - Sunny - Goodreads

One of the best books I've read recently. I remember reading this as a 18/19 year old but this made a lot more sense to me now. Its about the future and the change of pace we are experiencing. Like a ... Read full review

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User Review  - JM Slowik - Goodreads

Hilarious. Unintentionally, of course-- the same way predictions made in the 1950's about the millennium could be hilariously wrong. The central theory addresses how people can become increasingly out ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
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Chapter One THE SOOTH LIFETIME
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Chapter Two THE ACCELERATIVE THRUST
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Copyright

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About the author (1970)

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.