Future Shock (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Alvin Toffler

Bantam, 9780553277371, 576pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 1984



Examines the effects of rapid industrial and technological changes upon the individual, the family, and society.

About the Author

Alvin Toffler (1928-2016) was an American writer and futurist whose list of bestselling books includes Future Shock, The Third Wave, and Powershift. He was a cofounder of Toffler Associates, a consulting firm for companies and governments worldwide on advances in economics, technology, and social change. In France, where his work won the prestigious Prix du Meilleur Livre Etranger (Best Foreign Book Prize), Alvin was named an Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

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