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The Resource Throwing rocks at the Google bus : how growth became the enemy of prosperity, Douglas Rushkoff

Throwing rocks at the Google bus : how growth became the enemy of prosperity, Douglas Rushkoff

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Throwing rocks at the Google bus : how growth became the enemy of prosperity
Title
Throwing rocks at the Google bus
Title remainder
how growth became the enemy of prosperity
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Rushkoff
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the digital economy draws on contemporary and historical sources to argue for a new economic program that utilizes the unique distributive power of the Internet while breaking free of the winner-take-all game-defining business today
Summary
A media scholar and one of today's most original and influential thinkers takes on digital technology, drawing on sources both contemporary and historical, argues for a new economic program that utilizes the unique distributive power of the Internet while breaking free of the winner-take-all game defining business today
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10472939
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TOH
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Rushkoff, Douglas
Dewey number
303.48/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Information technology
  • Electronic commerce
Target audience
adult
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how growth became the enemy of prosperity
Label
Throwing rocks at the Google bus : how growth became the enemy of prosperity, Douglas Rushkoff
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-266) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: What's wrong with this picture? -- Removing humans from the equation. Digital industrialism ; Mass mass mass ; The digital marketplace : winner takes all ; The economy of likes ; The big data play ; Sharing economics : getting humans back "on the books" ; The unemployment solution -- The growth trap. Corporations are programs ; The platform monopoly ; Recoding the corporation ; The steady-state enterprise -- The speed of money. Coin of the realm ; Reprogramming money--bank vaults to blockchains ; Money is a verb -- Investing without exiting. Finance ls nothing personal ; Do algorithms dream of digital derivatives? ; Investment gamified : the startup ; Ventureless capital : the patience of crowds ; Fully invested--factors beyond capital -- Distributed. Digital distributism ; Renaissance now?
Control code
ocn936359157
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9781617230172
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936359157
Label
Throwing rocks at the Google bus : how growth became the enemy of prosperity, Douglas Rushkoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-266) 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: What's wrong with this picture? -- Removing humans from the equation. Digital industrialism ; Mass mass mass ; The digital marketplace : winner takes all ; The economy of likes ; The big data play ; Sharing economics : getting humans back "on the books" ; The unemployment solution -- The growth trap. Corporations are programs ; The platform monopoly ; Recoding the corporation ; The steady-state enterprise -- The speed of money. Coin of the realm ; Reprogramming money--bank vaults to blockchains ; Money is a verb -- Investing without exiting. Finance ls nothing personal ; Do algorithms dream of digital derivatives? ; Investment gamified : the startup ; Ventureless capital : the patience of crowds ; Fully invested--factors beyond capital -- Distributed. Digital distributism ; Renaissance now?
Control code
ocn936359157
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9781617230172
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936359157

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