The Dynamic Society: Exploring the Sources of Change

The Dynamic Society: Exploring the Sources of Change

by Graeme Snooks, D. Snooks Graeme, G. D. Snooks
     
 

This book discusses the nature and process of change in human society over the past two million years. The author draws on economic, historical and biological concepts to examine the driving forces of change and looks to likely developments in the future. This analysis produces some very thought-provoking and controversial conclusions.See more details below

Overview

This book discusses the nature and process of change in human society over the past two million years. The author draws on economic, historical and biological concepts to examine the driving forces of change and looks to likely developments in the future. This analysis produces some very thought-provoking and controversial conclusions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415137300
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.48(h) x 1.52(d)
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
1Chariots of Change1
2Game of Life21
3Players in the Game40
4Dynamics of Being63
5Tower of Babel99
6Quest for Meaning137
7Riders in the Chariot169
8Family of Man208
9Maker of the Wheel238
10Horsemen of War270
11Conjurers of Commerce337
12The Dynamic Society378
13Edge of Darkness?418
Glossary of new terms and concepts431
References441
Index455

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