Author: Alvin Toffler
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A study of power in the 1990s and beyond traces the shifting global power structures and describes how the very definition of power has changed in modern times

The Road To Freedom And The Demise Of Nation States

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annual exponential growth rates of wealth and knowledge power shown
correspond to the inferred growth rates of the technological and the social
sciences, respectively, shown in Part II. 125 The formulation for coercive power
level is: 126 Alvin Toffler, Powershift, Knowledge, Wealth, and Violence at the
Edge of the 21st Century (Bantam, 1990). 127 Friedrich Hayek, Individualism and
Economic Order (Chicago, 1972), 222. 128 By definition, the number of possible
arrangements of ...

Collection Development

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... Jr., and Ronald H. Epp (Chicago: American Library Association, 1991), 46. 6.
Alvin Toffler, Powershift: Knowledge, Wealth, and Violence at the Edge of the
21st Century (New York: Bantam, 1990), 173. 7. Boissonnas, 23. 8. Magrill, 56. 9.
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield (Geneva: Editio-Service S.A., n.d.), 209. 10.
Charles R. McClure, William E. Moen, and Joe Ryan, Libraries and the Internet/
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Technology Pessimism And Postmodernism

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By 1990, with Powershift: Knowledge, Wealth, and Violence at the Edge of the
21st Century, Toffler has become even less optimistic. The ongoing, generally
positive powershift throughout the world toward knowledge economies,
decentralized governments, and participatory democracies is increasingly
threatened by the possible rise of one or more racist, tribal (read nationalist),
ecofascist, or fundamentalist states all too ready to suppress human rights,
freedom of religion, and, not at ...

Power In The 21st Century

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... considerably impacts international politics and power configurations.8 What
characterizes recent wars is “a disruption or loss of the state monopoly of
violence” (Wulf 2004: 2). Apart from changing the setting and the nature of
conflicts, the emergence of a parallel virtual space entails a new positioning of
state power. In the contemporary world, various forms. 8 Back in 1990, in his
book entitled Powershift: knowledge, wealth and violence at the edge of the 21st
century, Toffler asserted ...

Proceedings Of The Eleventh International Conference On Management Science And Engineering Management

Author: Jiuping Xu
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Democracy In Peril

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Educating Beyond Violent Futures

Author: Francis Hutchinson
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Social Administration

Author: Roger A. Lohmann
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The Consequences Of The Global Financial Crisis

Author: Wyn Grant
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