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The Resource The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville

The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville

Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster
Title
The great acceleration
Title remainder
how the world is getting faster, faster
Statement of responsibility
Robert Colville
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Colvile inspects the various ways in which the pace of life in our society is increasing and examines the evolutionary science behind our need for constant acceleration, as well as why it's unlikely we'll be able to slow down--or even want to
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colville, Robert
Dewey number
303.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HM831
LC item number
.C64 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • Social evolution
  • Technological innovations
  • Social prediction
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Permanent revolution -- Quick reactions -- Fast friends -- The art of acceleration -- Tomorrow's news today -- The pace of politics -- Time is money -- Planet express -- Racing to destruction? -- Conclusion: Fast forward
Control code
sky280642951
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Lccn
BD16131066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ml 05/16
System control number
a2124775
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Permanent revolution -- Quick reactions -- Fast friends -- The art of acceleration -- Tomorrow's news today -- The pace of politics -- Time is money -- Planet express -- Racing to destruction? -- Conclusion: Fast forward
Control code
sky280642951
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Lccn
BD16131066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ml 05/16
System control number
a2124775

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