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The Resource The future : 50 ideas you really need to know, by Richard Watson

The future : 50 ideas you really need to know, by Richard Watson

Label
The future : 50 ideas you really need to know
Title
The future
Title remainder
50 ideas you really need to know
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Watson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1961-
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Watson, Richard
Dewey number
303.483
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Technological forecasting
Label
The future : 50 ideas you really need to know, by Richard Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Politics & Power -- 01.Ubiquitous surveillance -- 02.Digital democracy -- 03.Cyber & drone warfare -- 04.Water wars -- 05.Wane of the West -- Energy & Environment -- 06.Resource depletion -- 07.Beyond fossil fuels -- 08.Precision agriculture -- 09.Population change -- 10.Geo-engineering -- The Urban Landscape -- 11.Megacities -- 12.Local energy networks -- 13.Smart cities -- 14.Next-generation transport -- 15.Extra-legal & feral slums -- Technological Change -- 16.An internet of things -- 17.Quantum & DNA computing -- 18.Nanotechnology -- 19.Gamification -- 20.Artificial Intelligence -- Health & Well-Being -- 21.Personalized genomics -- 22.Regenerative medicine -- 23.Remote monitoring -- 24.User-generated medicine -- 25.Medical data mining -- Social & Economic Dimensions -- 26.Living alone -- 27.Dematerialization -- 28.Income polarization -- 29.What (& where) is work? -- 30.The pursuit of happiness -- Towards a Post-Human Society --
  • Contents note continued: 31.Human beings version 2.0 -- 32.Brain-machine interfaces -- 33.Avatar assistants -- 34.Uncanny Valley -- 35.Transhumanism -- Space: The Final Frontier -- 36.Alt.Space & space tourism -- 37.Solar energy from space -- 38.Moon mining -- 39.Space elevators -- 40.Alien intelligence -- Doomsday Scenarios -- 41.Mobile radiation -- 42.Biohazards & plagues -- 43.Nuclear terrorism -- 44.Volcanoes & quakes -- 45.The sixth mass extinction -- Unanswered Questions -- 46.The Singularity -- 47.Me or we? -- 48.Mind modification -- 49.Is God back? -- 50.Future shock
Control code
000050198948
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781780871592
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The future : 50 ideas you really need to know, by Richard Watson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Politics & Power -- 01.Ubiquitous surveillance -- 02.Digital democracy -- 03.Cyber & drone warfare -- 04.Water wars -- 05.Wane of the West -- Energy & Environment -- 06.Resource depletion -- 07.Beyond fossil fuels -- 08.Precision agriculture -- 09.Population change -- 10.Geo-engineering -- The Urban Landscape -- 11.Megacities -- 12.Local energy networks -- 13.Smart cities -- 14.Next-generation transport -- 15.Extra-legal & feral slums -- Technological Change -- 16.An internet of things -- 17.Quantum & DNA computing -- 18.Nanotechnology -- 19.Gamification -- 20.Artificial Intelligence -- Health & Well-Being -- 21.Personalized genomics -- 22.Regenerative medicine -- 23.Remote monitoring -- 24.User-generated medicine -- 25.Medical data mining -- Social & Economic Dimensions -- 26.Living alone -- 27.Dematerialization -- 28.Income polarization -- 29.What (& where) is work? -- 30.The pursuit of happiness -- Towards a Post-Human Society --
  • Contents note continued: 31.Human beings version 2.0 -- 32.Brain-machine interfaces -- 33.Avatar assistants -- 34.Uncanny Valley -- 35.Transhumanism -- Space: The Final Frontier -- 36.Alt.Space & space tourism -- 37.Solar energy from space -- 38.Moon mining -- 39.Space elevators -- 40.Alien intelligence -- Doomsday Scenarios -- 41.Mobile radiation -- 42.Biohazards & plagues -- 43.Nuclear terrorism -- 44.Volcanoes & quakes -- 45.The sixth mass extinction -- Unanswered Questions -- 46.The Singularity -- 47.Me or we? -- 48.Mind modification -- 49.Is God back? -- 50.Future shock
Control code
000050198948
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781780871592
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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