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The Resource The World of 2044 : technological development and the future of society, edited by Charles Sheffield, Marcelo Alonso, Morton A. Kaplan

The World of 2044 : technological development and the future of society, edited by Charles Sheffield, Marcelo Alonso, Morton A. Kaplan

Label
The World of 2044 : technological development and the future of society
Title
The World of 2044
Title remainder
technological development and the future of society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles Sheffield, Marcelo Alonso, Morton A. Kaplan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
T173.8
LC item number
.W67 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheffield, Charles
  • Alonso, Marcelo
  • Kaplan, Morton A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technological innovations
  • Technological forecasting
  • Twenty-first century
Label
The World of 2044 : technological development and the future of society, edited by Charles Sheffield, Marcelo Alonso, Morton A. Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A PWPA Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Materials and energy / Alexander Zucker -- Robotics and artificial intelligence / Hans Moravec -- Biological technologies / Claude Villee -- Biomedical technologies / Ernest G. Cravalho -- Transportation and communication / S. Fred Singer -- Inhabiting the oceans / Athelstan Spilhaus -- Living in space / Gerard K. O'Neill -- The biological century / Gregory Benford -- Prenatal genetic testing and euthanasia / Stephen Post -- O brave new (virtual) world / Ben Bova -- Report on planet earth / Charles Sheffield -- An address to the Council / Ben Bova -- A nightmare / Morton A. Kaplan -- A land of empty abundance / Jerry Pournelle -- A visit to Belindia / Frederik Pohl -- A utopian world / Morton A. Kaplan -- The view from outside America / Christie Davies -- The evolution of the world in the next fifty years / Jan Knappert -- The United States in 2044 / Gordon L. Anderson -- 2044 : a view from Guatemala / Armando De la Torre ... [et. al] -- Thai society in the 21st century / Weerayudh Wichiarajote -- Opportunities for Africa / Ernest Emenyonu --
  • Australia in 2044 / Ivor Vivian ... [et al.] -- The case for Jordan / Subhi Qasem -- Polish brainstorming / Maria Golazewska -- The Philippines fifty years hence / Andrew Gonzalez
Control code
29797779
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780943852577
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94003101
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The World of 2044 : technological development and the future of society, edited by Charles Sheffield, Marcelo Alonso, Morton A. Kaplan
Publication
Note
"A PWPA Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Materials and energy / Alexander Zucker -- Robotics and artificial intelligence / Hans Moravec -- Biological technologies / Claude Villee -- Biomedical technologies / Ernest G. Cravalho -- Transportation and communication / S. Fred Singer -- Inhabiting the oceans / Athelstan Spilhaus -- Living in space / Gerard K. O'Neill -- The biological century / Gregory Benford -- Prenatal genetic testing and euthanasia / Stephen Post -- O brave new (virtual) world / Ben Bova -- Report on planet earth / Charles Sheffield -- An address to the Council / Ben Bova -- A nightmare / Morton A. Kaplan -- A land of empty abundance / Jerry Pournelle -- A visit to Belindia / Frederik Pohl -- A utopian world / Morton A. Kaplan -- The view from outside America / Christie Davies -- The evolution of the world in the next fifty years / Jan Knappert -- The United States in 2044 / Gordon L. Anderson -- 2044 : a view from Guatemala / Armando De la Torre ... [et. al] -- Thai society in the 21st century / Weerayudh Wichiarajote -- Opportunities for Africa / Ernest Emenyonu --
  • Australia in 2044 / Ivor Vivian ... [et al.] -- The case for Jordan / Subhi Qasem -- Polish brainstorming / Maria Golazewska -- The Philippines fifty years hence / Andrew Gonzalez
Control code
29797779
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780943852577
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94003101
Other physical details
ill.

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