Thank you for being late an optimist's guide to thriving in the age of accelerations
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Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press Large Print, 2017.
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9781410496850, 1410496856
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821 pages ; 23 cm
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Published
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press Large Print, 2017.
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Large Print
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English
ISBN
9781410496850, 1410496856

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Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2016]
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Friedman discusses how the key to understanding the 21st century is understanding that the planet's three largest forces -- Moore's law (technology), the market (globalization) and Mother Nature (climate change and biodiversity loos) -- are accelerating all at once. And these accelerations are transforming the five key realms: the workplace, politics, geopolitics, ethics, and community. Friedman posits that we should purposely "be late" -- we should pause to appreciate the amazing historical epoch we're passing through and to reflect on its possibilities and dangers.-- $c adapted from book jacket.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Friedman, T. L. (2017). Thank you for being late: an optimist's guide to thriving in the age of accelerations . Thorndike Press Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Friedman, Thomas L. 2017. Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations. Thorndike Press Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Friedman, Thomas L. Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations Thorndike Press Large Print, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Friedman, Thomas L. Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations Thorndike Press Large Print, 2017.

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