The Resource Throwing rocks at the google bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)

Throwing rocks at the google bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)

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Throwing rocks at the google bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity.
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Throwing rocks at the google bus
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How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity.
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Douglas Rushkoff
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eng
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Why doesn't the explosive growth of companies like Facebook and Uber deliver more prosperity for everyone? What is the systemic problem that sets the rich against the poor and the technologists against everybody else? When protesters shattered the windows of a bus carrying Google employees to work, their anger may have been justifiable, but it was misdirected. The true conflict of our age isn't between the unem ployed and the digital elite, or even the 99 percent and the 1 percent. Rather, a tornado of technological improvements has spun our economic program out of control, and humanity as a whole-the pro-testers and the Google employees as well as the shareholders and the executives-are all trapped by the consequences. It's time to optimize our economy for the human beings it's supposed to be serving. In this groundbreaking book, acclaimed media scholar and author Douglas Rushkoff tells us how to combine the best of human..
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Rushkoff, Douglas
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Throwing rocks at the google bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)
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Throwing rocks at the google bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002462356
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
DAD11878-EB13-4587-BA82-D018305E24DB

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