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Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Sky - Goodreads

I enjoyed parts of this book. It's difficult for me to get into futurism, because it seems I deviate so often from the trajectories and realities that we live with. I want to believe that we have ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Michael Sommer - Goodreads

One of the most incredible books I've ever read. Toffler should be mandatory reading for anyone who wants to understand today while preparing to understand tomorrow. Read full review

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User Review  - John Brooke - Goodreads

This work which I read in the '70s influenced my work and my philosphy about the future, most of what it predicts have or are still coming true in the 2013. A key work in my outlook in concert with Futurists, Buckinster Fuller, and Marsall McCulan, Still an amazing read 40 years later. Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Mr. Toffler reviewed this book at The Interdisciplinary Seminar in the Humanities which I attended once a week for one semester in the early 70's. We were required to read the book before the review ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Andrewcharles420 - Goodreads

Brilliant. Agonizingly thorough--reads like a dissertation. Should be required reading in high schools, and would be great book club material. This will be worth rereading, but without discussion or ... Read full review

Review: Future Shock

User Review  - Adam Gossman - Goodreads

This book is dated in the BEST of ways! One day it would be amazing to show this book to my son, and explain to him some of the cultural things I have gleamed from my parents, about how life was like ... Read full review

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User Review  - Casey Smith - Goodreads

Well, I remember reading this in high school and finding the content to be not only eye-opening, but thought provoking. Such was not the same upon my recent re-read. Perhaps I have become too cynical ... Read full review

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User Review  - Todd Case - Goodreads

This book describes the professional workforce of today almost to a tee - and it was written almost 40 years ago! It's hands-down the best book on describing the exponential rate of change the world ... Read full review

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User Review  - Catherine Soto - Goodreads

Thirty years old and still current. Highly recommend. Somewhat anecdotal, but still very good. Read full review

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User Review  - Andrei - Goodreads

For a book about the growing importance of time in an accelerating world, this book is awfully verbose. Toffler sounds like a man who makes up his mind first, and looks for supporting evidence later ... Read full review


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