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The Resource The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville

The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville

Label
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 Colville
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
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
Summary
The Great Acceleration is an energizing account from a brilliant new writer of how our society is speeding up--and why we should embrace it
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10495074
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
303.483
Index
index present
LC call number
HM846.C65
LC item number
G72 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how the world is getting faster, faster
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and an 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 -- 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
5799785
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn918283842
  • (OCoLC)918283842
Label
The great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster, Robert Colville
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-374) and an 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 -- 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
5799785
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781632864550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn918283842
  • (OCoLC)918283842

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