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The Resource The 21st century, edited by Hilary D. Claggett

The 21st century, edited by Hilary D. Claggett

Label
The 21st century
Title
The 21st century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hilary D. Claggett
Title variation
Twenty-first century
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.83
Index
index present
LC call number
CB161
LC item number
.A115 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Reference shelf
Series volume
v. 71, no. 5
Label
The 21st century, edited by Hilary D. Claggett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contents (authors' names omitted): The Year 1000 and the second millennium (Terror in A.D. 1000? (What really happened 1,000 years ago -- The apocalyptic year 1000 : then and now -- Of kings and commoners -- End-times visions) -- The Year 2000 and the third millennium (Millennium : the biggest party ever--and you are invited! -- Making sense of past visions of 2000 : what were they thinking? -- Can the millennium deliver? -- Will Y2K start a worldwide SOS) -- The future of the planet (The great climate flip-flop -- Warm-blooded plants and freeze-dried fish -- Should Kurdistan be a nation? Scotland? How about New York City? -- The future of war)
  • The economic outlook (The world turns gray : how global aging will challenge the world's economic well-being -- You ain't seen nothing yet -- Your next job -- The millennial mind-set : it's here, it's clear, get used to it!) -- The society of the future (Your second century -- Gen-millennium's view of color -- The clocks ahead will have our own faces -- Future shocks -- Pundit forecasts portable, praying PCs in "The age of spiritual machines" -- The future of intimacy : a search for soil in the new machines)
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 185 p.
Isbn
9780824209667
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99462343
System control number
ocm43110027
Label
The 21st century, edited by Hilary D. Claggett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contents (authors' names omitted): The Year 1000 and the second millennium (Terror in A.D. 1000? (What really happened 1,000 years ago -- The apocalyptic year 1000 : then and now -- Of kings and commoners -- End-times visions) -- The Year 2000 and the third millennium (Millennium : the biggest party ever--and you are invited! -- Making sense of past visions of 2000 : what were they thinking? -- Can the millennium deliver? -- Will Y2K start a worldwide SOS) -- The future of the planet (The great climate flip-flop -- Warm-blooded plants and freeze-dried fish -- Should Kurdistan be a nation? Scotland? How about New York City? -- The future of war)
  • The economic outlook (The world turns gray : how global aging will challenge the world's economic well-being -- You ain't seen nothing yet -- Your next job -- The millennial mind-set : it's here, it's clear, get used to it!) -- The society of the future (Your second century -- Gen-millennium's view of color -- The clocks ahead will have our own faces -- Future shocks -- Pundit forecasts portable, praying PCs in "The age of spiritual machines" -- The future of intimacy : a search for soil in the new machines)
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 185 p.
Isbn
9780824209667
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99462343
System control number
ocm43110027

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