Post Capitalist Society

Post Capitalist Society

by Peter F. Drucker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0750620250

ISBN-13: 9780750620253

Pub. Date: 11/01/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

"The basic economic resource - 'the means of production', to use the economist's term - is no longer capital, nor natural resources, nor 'labour'. it is an will be knowledge."
With penetrating insight Peter Drucker describes the changes that are affecting politics, business and society itself.

It is vital that we are aware of and understand these changes in

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"The basic economic resource - 'the means of production', to use the economist's term - is no longer capital, nor natural resources, nor 'labour'. it is an will be knowledge."
With penetrating insight Peter Drucker describes the changes that are affecting politics, business and society itself.

It is vital that we are aware of and understand these changes in order to benefit from the opportunities that the future has to offer.

Written by the management guru's guru Describes the changes that are affecting politics, business and society Described as 'his boldest book' by The Independent

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750620253
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publication date:
11/01/1994
Edition description:
New
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Transformation1
Pt. 1Society
1From Capitalism to Knowledge Society19
2The Society of Organizations48
3Labor, Capital, and Their Future68
4The Productivity of the New Work Forces83
5The Responsibility-Based Organization97
Pt. 2Polity
6From Nation-State to Megastate113
7Transnationalism, Regionalism, and Tribalism141
8The Needed Government Turnaround157
9Citizenship Through the Social Sector168
Pt. 3Knowledge
10Knowledge: Its Economics and Its Productivity181
11The Accountable School194
12The Educated Person210
Acknowledgments219
Index221

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