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The Resource The seventh sense : power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks, Joshua Cooper Ramo

The seventh sense : power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks, Joshua Cooper Ramo

Label
The seventh sense : power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks
Title
The seventh sense
Title remainder
power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Cooper Ramo
Title variation
7th sense
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Endless terror. Refugee waves. An unfixable global economy. Surprising election results. New billion-dollar fortunes. Miracle medical advances. What if they were all connected? What if you could understand why? The Seventh Sense examines the historic force now shaking our world -- and explains how our leaders, our businesses, and each of us can master it. All around us now we are surrounded by events that are difficult to understand. But every day, new figures and forces emerge that seem to have mastered this tumultuous age. Sometimes these are the leaders of the most earthshaking companies of our time, accumulating billion-dollar fortunes. Or they are successful investors or our best generals. Other times, however, quick success is going to terrorists, rebels, and figures intent on chaos. The Seventh Sense is the story of what all of today's successful figures see and feel -- forces that are invisible to most of us but explain everything from explosive technological change to uneasy political ripples. The secret to power now is understanding our new age of networks -- not merely the Internet but also networks of trade and DNA and finance. Based on his years of advising generals, CEOs, and politicians, Ramo takes us into the opaque heart of our world's rapidly connected systems and teaches us what the victors of this age know -- and what the losers are not yet seeing
Cataloging source
ON8
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramo, Joshua Cooper
Dewey number
303.48/3309
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information society
  • Information technology
  • Internet
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
Target audience
adult
Label
The seventh sense : power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks, Joshua Cooper Ramo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The masters -- The age of network power -- War, peace, networks -- The jaws of connection -- Fishnet -- Warez dudes -- The new caste -- "MapReduce": The compression of space and time -- Inside and out -- Hard gatekeeping -- Citizens!
Control code
ocn948762914
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780316395052
Isbn Type
(international edition)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1214640
  • (Sirsi) o948762914
  • (OCoLC)948762914
Label
The seventh sense : power, fortune, and survival in the age of networks, Joshua Cooper Ramo
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The masters -- The age of network power -- War, peace, networks -- The jaws of connection -- Fishnet -- Warez dudes -- The new caste -- "MapReduce": The compression of space and time -- Inside and out -- Hard gatekeeping -- Citizens!
Control code
ocn948762914
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780316395052
Isbn Type
(international edition)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1214640
  • (Sirsi) o948762914
  • (OCoLC)948762914

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