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The Resource Rethink : the surprising history of new ideas, Steven Poole

Rethink : the surprising history of new ideas, Steven Poole

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Rethink : the surprising history of new ideas
Title
Rethink
Title remainder
the surprising history of new ideas
Statement of responsibility
Steven Poole
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A brilliant and groundbreaking argument that innovation and progress are often achieved by revisiting and retooling ideas from the past rather than starting from scratch--from The Guardian columnist and contributor to The Atlantic,"--Baker & Taylor
Summary
The Guardian columnist and award-winning author of Trigger Happy presents intellectual arguments that innovation and progress are often achieved by revisiting and retooling past ideas, citing key historical examples in business, philosophy and science
Writing style
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10541731
Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
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Poole, Steven
Dewey number
609
Index
index present
LC call number
T173.8
LC item number
.P66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Technological innovations
  • Creative thinking
  • Discoveries in science
  • Idea (Philosophy)
  • Creative thinking
  • Discoveries in science
  • Idea (Philosophy)
  • Technological innovations
Target audience
adult
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the surprising history of new ideas
Label
Rethink : the surprising history of new ideas, Steven Poole
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2016"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-333) 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 Age of Rediscovery -- Thesis. The shock of the old ; The missing piece ; Game changers ; Are we nearly there yet? -- Antithesis. Something new under the sun(s) ; The jury's still out ; When zombies attack ; How to be wrong ; The Placebo Effect -- Prognosis. Utopia redux ; Beyond good and evil ; Don't start believing -- Back to the future
Control code
ocn945483269
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scriber hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 342 pages
Isbn
9781501145605
Lccn
2016028666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026620273
System control number
(OCoLC)945483269
Label
Rethink : the surprising history of new ideas, Steven Poole
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2016"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-333) 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 Age of Rediscovery -- Thesis. The shock of the old ; The missing piece ; Game changers ; Are we nearly there yet? -- Antithesis. Something new under the sun(s) ; The jury's still out ; When zombies attack ; How to be wrong ; The Placebo Effect -- Prognosis. Utopia redux ; Beyond good and evil ; Don't start believing -- Back to the future
Control code
ocn945483269
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scriber hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 342 pages
Isbn
9781501145605
Lccn
2016028666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026620273
System control number
(OCoLC)945483269

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