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The Resource The Lexus and the olive tree : understanding globalization, Thomas L. Friedman

The Lexus and the olive tree : understanding globalization, Thomas L. Friedman

Label
The Lexus and the olive tree : understanding globalization
Title
The Lexus and the olive tree
Title remainder
understanding globalization
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Friedman
Title variation
Lexus & the olive tree
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at globalization from a social, economic, political, and cultural perspective and assesses the impact of this trend both at home and abroad
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156571
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Thomas L
Dewey number
337 Fri
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1359
LC item number
.F74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International economic relations
  • Free trade
  • Capitalism
  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
  • Intercultural communication
  • United States
  • Globalization
  • Capitalism
  • Free trade
  • Globalization
  • Intercultural communication
  • International economic relations
  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
  • United States
  • Globalisierung
  • Technische Innovation
  • Weltwirtschaft
  • USA
Target audience
adult
Label
The Lexus and the olive tree : understanding globalization, Thomas L. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2000
  • Includes 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
Foreword to the 2000 edition -- Opening scene : the world is ten years old -- Part One. Seeing the system. The new system -- Information arbitrage -- The Lexus and the olive tree -- ... And the walls came tumbling down -- Microchip Immune Deficiency -- The golden straitjacket -- The electronic herd -- Part Two. Plugging into the system. DOScapital 6.0 -- Globalution -- Shapers, adapters and other new ways of thinking about power -- Buy Taiwan, hold Italy, sell France -- The golden arches theory of conflict prevention -- Demolition man -- Winners take all -- Part Three. The backlash against the system. The backlash -- The groundswell -- Part Four. America and the system. Rational exuberance -- Revolution is U.S. -- If you want to speak to a human being, press 1 -- There is a way forward
Control code
ocn773667516
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
xxii, 490 pages
Isbn
9781250013743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)773667516
Label
The Lexus and the olive tree : understanding globalization, Thomas L. Friedman
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2000
  • Includes 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
Foreword to the 2000 edition -- Opening scene : the world is ten years old -- Part One. Seeing the system. The new system -- Information arbitrage -- The Lexus and the olive tree -- ... And the walls came tumbling down -- Microchip Immune Deficiency -- The golden straitjacket -- The electronic herd -- Part Two. Plugging into the system. DOScapital 6.0 -- Globalution -- Shapers, adapters and other new ways of thinking about power -- Buy Taiwan, hold Italy, sell France -- The golden arches theory of conflict prevention -- Demolition man -- Winners take all -- Part Three. The backlash against the system. The backlash -- The groundswell -- Part Four. America and the system. Rational exuberance -- Revolution is U.S. -- If you want to speak to a human being, press 1 -- There is a way forward
Control code
ocn773667516
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
xxii, 490 pages
Isbn
9781250013743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)773667516

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