Triumph of the Flexible Society: The Connectivity Revolution and Resistance to Change

Triumph of the Flexible Society: The Connectivity Revolution and Resistance to Change

by Manuel Hinds

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275981280
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/30/2003
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

MANUEL HINDS is a consultant to private and public institutions, including the World Bank, the Inter-American Bank of Development, and the International Monetary Fund.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Resistance to Change, Stagnation, and Destructiveness

The New Economy

The Economic Disruptions

Riches and Stagnation

Cold-Blooded Destructiveness

The Resurgence of Fundamentalism

The Inversion of Reality

Divisiveness and Social Interest

The Road Ahead

The Challenge

The False Solutions

Politics and the New International Order

The Problem of Social Cohesion

Forever Flowing

Bibliography

Index

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