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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
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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
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Colvile, Robert
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Technological innovations
  • Technology and civilization
Target audience
adult
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The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colvile
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and an index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
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
p225761443
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781408840085
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) p225761443
  • (Sirsi) p225761443
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colvile
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and an index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
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
p225761443
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781408840085
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) p225761443
  • (Sirsi) p225761443

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