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Defusing future shock

Defusing future shock

a forum on techniques and planning for the 80"s : papers presented at the September 1980 meeting of the Chemical Marketing Research Association, held at the Doral Country Club and Hotel, Miami, Florida, September 22-24, 1980.

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Published by The Association in [Staten Island, NY] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Chemical industry -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Petroleum chemicals industry -- United States -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      ContributionsChemical Marketing Research Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9651.5 .D43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 150 p. :
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3788190M
      LC Control Number81065329

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        Futurist 40 Years Later: Possibilities, Not Predictions Alvin Toffler's Future Shock was first published in July The book includes insights into the effects of rapidly changing technology. Future Shock 作者: Alvin Toffler 出版社: Bantam Books 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Mass Market Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分/10(17).

      The 'future shock' thesis offered a popularised version of social and technological change that received wide attention during the s. It provided a number of suggestions under the general heading of 'the strategy of social futurism'. This essay both critiques the thesis and assesses it in terms of constituting a stimulus to the development of Futures Studies as an applied discipline.   The Great Alan Moore Reread The Great Alan Moore Reread: Future Shocks was a brilliant breeding ground for so many comic book writers and artists who would later dominate the American comic.


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