The second curve : thoughts on reinventing society / by Charles Handy
By: Handy, Charles.Publisher: London, U.K. : Random House, 2015Description: x, 230 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781847941336.Subject(s): Society | Psychology | Behaviour | Information technologyOnline resources: Read our book review
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The second curve -- The DIY society -- The new disruption -- The workplace -- The market -- The dilemmas of growth -- The glass towers of capitalism -- The citizen organisation -- The new management -- The ponzi society -- The just society -- The golden seeds -- The schools of the future -- The challenges of democracy -- The necessity of others -- The contract with ourselves.
Presents a series of essays on society, business, government and the future, claiming that what has worked in the past will not in the future. Offers philosophical solutions and concepts around how we can best manage disruptive technologies to our advantage rather than to our detriment.