The Resource Entering the shift age : the end of the information age and the new era of transformation, David Houle

Entering the shift age : the end of the information age and the new era of transformation, David Houle

Label
Entering the shift age : the end of the information age and the new era of transformation
Title
Entering the shift age
Title remainder
the end of the information age and the new era of transformation
Statement of responsibility
David Houle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Information Age? Think again. Change is everywhere: how we communicate, what we do for a living, the values we hold, the way we raise our children, even the way we access information. Thanks to a global economy, the force of the Internet, and the explosion of mobile technology, we have-almost imperceptibly-been ushered into a new era, the Shift Age, in which change happens so quickly that it's become the norm. Man-made developments-such as tools, machines, and technology-defined previous ages, but the Shift Age will be defined by our own power of choice. In Entering the S
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
910
Index
no index present
LC call number
CB430
LC item number
.H68 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Entering the shift age : the end of the information age and the new era of transformation, David Houle
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Part 1: Welcome to the Shift Age; Chapter One: Welcome to the Shift Age; Chapter Two: The Threshold Decades; Part 2: The Three Forces of the Shift Age; Chapter Three: The Flow to Global; Chapter Four: The Flow to the Individual; Chapter Five: Accelerating Electronic Connectedness; Part 3: The Transformation Decade 2010-2020; Chapter Six: The First Decade of Twenty-First-Century Thought; Chapter Seven: The Collapse of Legacy Thinking; Chapter Eight: General Trends and Forecasts; Part 4: The Future of the Shift Age; Chapter Nine: The Earth Century
  • Chapter Ten: Retrofitting the Twentieth CenturyChapter Eleven: The Concept of Place Has Changed Forever; Chapter Twelve: Biology and Technology Merge; Chapter Thirteen: An Evolutionary Shift in Consciousness; Chapter Fourteen: The Shift Age Generations; Chapter Fifteen: The Ascendency of Women; Chapter Sixteen: Technology; Chapter Seventeen: Energy; Chapter Eighteen: Medicine and Health Management; Chapter Nineteen: Education; Chapter Twenty: The Arts; Chapter Twenty-One: Brands and Marketing; Chapter Twenty-Two: IP is the Wealth of the Shift Age; Chapter Twenty-Three: The Era of Big Data
  • Chapter Twenty-Four: Society and EconomicsChapter Twenty-Five: Power; Chapter Twenty-Six: Nation-States?; Chapter Twenty-Seven: The Global Age of Migration; Epilogue: Welcome to the 2030s!; Notes; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Back Cover
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ocn826657948
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Extent
1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402272189
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40021944498
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c3a3ad67-af36-4e2e-b6ca-467a026f9f11
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not applicable
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.b28159032
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)826657948
  • pebco1402272170

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