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The New Realities In Government and Politics/In Economics and Business/In Society and World view

By: Drucker,Peter F.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York HarperCollins Publishers Description: 276p.ISBN: 9780887306174.DDC classification: 909.8
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

From the author of Post-Capitalist Society comes an authoritative and penetrating analysis of politics, economics, and society which examines a wide range of timely issues, trends, and developments for the coming decades. More than 125,000 copies already sold in hardcover and paperback. "Strong, controversial".--Los Angeles Times.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Preface to the Transaction Edition (p. ix)
  • Preface (p. xiii)
  • Part I The Political Realities
  • 1 The Divide (p. 3)
  • 2 No More Salvation by Society (p. 9)
  • 3 The End of FDR's America (p. 16)
  • 4 When the Russian Empire is Gone (p. 24)
  • 5 Now that Arms are Counterproductive (p. 39)
  • Part II Government and Political Process
  • 6 The Limits of Government (p. 55)
  • 7 The New Pluralisms (p. 71)
  • 8 Beware Charisma: The Changing Demands on Political Leadership (p. 100)
  • Part III Economy, Ecology and Economics
  • 9 Transnational Economy - Transnational Ecology (p. 109)
  • 10 The Paradoxes of Economic Development (p. 134)
  • 11 Economics at the Crossroads (p. 149)
  • Part IV The Knowledge Society
  • 12 The Post-Business Society (p. 167)
  • 13 The Two Countercultures (p. 181)
  • 14 The Information-Based Organization (p. 200)
  • 15 Management as Social Function and Liberal Art (p. 213)
  • 16 The Shifting Knowledge Base (p. 224)
  • Conclusion: From Analysis to Perception: The New World View (p. 245)
  • Index (p. 255)

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