The Resource Powershift : knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century, Alvin Toffler

Powershift : knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century, Alvin Toffler

Label
Powershift : knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century
Title
Powershift
Title remainder
knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Alvin Toffler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how "a new system of wealth creation" is transforming "power at every level of society."
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HN17.5
LC item number
.T6417 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HN 17.5
NLM item number
T644p 1990
Label
Powershift : knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century, Alvin Toffler
Publication
Alternative Format
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-506) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The powershift era -- Muscle, money, and mind -- Beyond the age of glitz -- Force : the Yakuza component -- Wealth : Morgan, Milken-- and after -- Knowledge : a wealth of symbols -- Material-ismo! -- The ultimate substitute -- The checkout battle -- Extra-intelligence -- Net power -- The widening war -- The executive thought police -- Total information war -- The cubbyhole crash -- The flex-firm -- Tribal chiefs and corporate commissars -- The autonomous employee -- The power-mosaic -- CODA : the new system for wealth creation -- The decisive decades -- The invisible party -- Info-tactics -- Meta-tactics -- A market for spies -- The info-agenda -- The image makers -- Subversive media -- The "screenie" generation -- CODA : yearnings for a new dark age -- The global "K-factor" -- The fast and the slow -- Socialism's collision with the future -- The power of balance -- Triads : Tokyo-- Berlin-- Washington -- The global gladiators -- CODA : freedom, order, and chance
Control code
22004762
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 585 pages
Isbn
9780553057768
Lccn
90001068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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