Sunday, September 20, 2009

futurist alvin toffler discusses '3rd wave' post-industrial life

from russia today: Celebrated futurist Alvin Toffler has forecasted “death and bankruptcy” to the existing organizational institutes. Toffler elaborated on this and other predictions on where society is heading to RT.

related video: 'future shock' 1972 doc narrated by orson welles
'future shock' doc narrated by orson wellesfrom youtube: 1972 documentary based on the book Future Shock by Alvin Toffler. Narrated by Orson Welles. Future Shock... is a sickness that comes from too much change in too short a time... it's the feeling that nothing is permanent anymore. It's the reaction to changes that happen so fast that we cannot absorb them - it's the premature arrival of the future. For those who are unprepared, its effects can be pretty devastating.

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