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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
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Thomas L
Dewey number
303.48/33
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
HM846
LC item number
.F74 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
10.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diffusion of innovations
  • Information society
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
599400
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First updated and expanded edition.
Extent
viii, 593 pages
Isbn
9780374292799
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780374292799
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374292799
Label
The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century, Thomas L. Friedman
Link
Publication
Note
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
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
599400
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First updated and expanded edition.
Extent
viii, 593 pages
Isbn
9780374292799
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780374292799
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374292799

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