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The Resource The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century, Thomas L. Friedman

The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century, Thomas L. Friedman

Label
The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century
Title
The world is flat
Title remainder
a brief history of the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Friedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a concise history of globalization, discussing a wide range of topics, from the September 11 terrorist attacks to the growth of the middle class in both China and India
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2005.
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158980
Cataloging source
DLC
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Friedman, Thomas L
Dewey number
303.4833
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Diffusion of innovations
  • Information society
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
Target audience
adult
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a brief history of the twenty-first century
Label
The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century, Thomas L. Friedman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
While I was sleeping -- The ten forces that flattened the world -- The triple convergence -- The great sorting out -- America and free trade -- The untouchables -- The right stuff -- The quiet crisis -- This is not a test -- The Virgin of Guadalupe -- How companies cope -- The unflat world -- Globalization of the local -- The Dell theory of conflict prevention -- 11/9 versus 9/11
Control code
ocm64098349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st updated and expanded ed.
Extent
viii, 593 p.
Isbn
9780374292799
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003748
Other control number
9780374292799
Label
The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century, Thomas L. Friedman
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
While I was sleeping -- The ten forces that flattened the world -- The triple convergence -- The great sorting out -- America and free trade -- The untouchables -- The right stuff -- The quiet crisis -- This is not a test -- The Virgin of Guadalupe -- How companies cope -- The unflat world -- Globalization of the local -- The Dell theory of conflict prevention -- 11/9 versus 9/11
Control code
ocm64098349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st updated and expanded ed.
Extent
viii, 593 p.
Isbn
9780374292799
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003748
Other control number
9780374292799

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