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

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

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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 Colvile
Title variation
How the world is getting faster, faster
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
Writing style
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10495074
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Colvile, Robert
Dewey number
303.483
Index
index present
LC call number
CB478
LC item number
.C65 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Technological innovations
  • Technology and civilization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Social change
  • Social prediction
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Social change
  • Social prediction
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology and civilization
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how the world is getting faster, faster
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colvile
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) 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
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
1741055
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781632864550
  • (OCoLC)918283842
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colvile
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) 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
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
1741055
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781632864550
  • (OCoLC)918283842

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