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The Resource Connectography : mapping the future of global civilization, Parag Khanna

Connectography : mapping the future of global civilization, Parag Khanna

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Connectography : mapping the future of global civilization
Title
Connectography
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mapping the future of global civilization
Statement of responsibility
Parag Khanna
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Language
eng
Summary
Connectivity, not geography, is our destiny. Mankind is reengineering the planet, investing up to ten trillion dollars per year in transportation, energy, and communications infrastructure linking the worlds burgeoning megacities together. Khanna explores the profound consequences this will have for geopolitics, economics, demographics, the environment, and social identity
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DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF47
LC item number
.K43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Connectography : mapping the future of global civilization, Parag Khanna
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Connectography : mapping the future of global civilization, Parag Khanna
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-443) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Connectivity as destiny. From borders to bridges ; New maps for a new world -- Devolution as destiny. The great devolution ; From devolution to aggregation ; The new manifest destiny -- Competitive connectivity. World War III-- or tug-of-war? ; The great supply chain war ; Infrastructure alliances ; The new Iron Age ; Hopscotch across the oceans -- From nations to nodes. If you build it, they will come ; Getting on the map ; Supply chains as salvation -- Toward a global society. Cyber civilization and its discontents ; The great dilution ; When nature has its say, get out of the way -- Conclusion: From connectivity to resilience
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 466 pages
Isbn
9780812988550
Lccn
2015041766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)922630625

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