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Main Title The age of discontinuity : guidelines to our changing society /
Author Drucker, Peter F. ; Drucker, Peter Ferdinand
Publisher Harper & Row,
Year Published 1969
OCLC Number 00448839
Subjects Economic history--1945-1971. ; Social history--1945- ; Organization and Administration. ; Sociology. ; Economics. ; Education.
Additional Subjects Economic history--1945- ; Social history--1945-
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EKBM  HC59.D69 1969 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
Edition {1st ed.}
Collation xiii, 394 pages ; 22 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
End of continuity -- New industries and their dynamics -- New entrepreneur -- New economic policies -- Global shopping center -- Making the poor productive -- Beyond the "new economics" -- New pluralism -- Toward a theory of organizations -- Sickness of government -- How can the individual survive? -- Knowledge economy -- Work and worker in the knowledge society -- Has success spoiled the schools? -- New learning and the new teaching -- Politics of knowledge -- Does knowledge have a future? Drucker is known as the father of modern management principles and this book in particular displays his lucid thinking as he discusses forces of change in the economy.