About jeremy rifkin jeremy rifkin is the author of thirteen books on the impact of technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment the end of work is the result of a three-year study of the changing conditions and nature of work in the information age. The end of work paperback – bargain price, may 11, 2004 by jeremy rifkin (author.
The end of work could also signal the beginning of a great social transformation, a rebirth of the human spirit the future lies in our hands thus ends the book, leaving no neat little answers - negative or positive, but urging us to open our eyes and look around us.
Jeremy rifkin on europe's uncertain future: the end of work jeremy rifkin on europe's uncertain future the end of work european politicians often like to blame outsourcing for the disappearance of jobs. Philosophy lovers click here notes on the end of work by jeremy rivkin, 1995 to hear jeremy rifkin being interviewed click here global unemployment has now reached its highest level since the great depression of the 1930s.
Jeremy rifkin’s books the zero marginal cost society in the zero marginal cost society, new york times bestselling author jeremy rifkin describes how the emerging internet of things is speeding us to an era of nearly free goods and services, precipitating the meteoric rise of a global collaborative commons and the eclipse of capitalism. The end of work: the decline of the global labor force and the dawn of the post-market era is a non-fiction book by american economist jeremy rifkin, published in 1995 by putnam publishing group. The end of work is a much more solid, well-researched and carefully argued book than ford's and it's from 1995 incidentally, it helped me discovered that there was a wikipedia page on techn a few weeks ago, i serendipitously found this title staring out of the shelf at me in value village while i was looking for a halloween costume accessory.
The end of work in this compelling, disturbing, and ultimately hopeful book, jeremy rifkin argues that we are entering a new phase of history — one characterized by the steady and inevitable decline of jobs worldwide unemployment is now at the highest level since the great depression of the 1930s the number of people underemployed. The end of work sets up the problem of technological unemployment very well rifkin traces the broad technological and socioeconomic trends that have led to the rise of the service sector and now the erosion of those jobs. Jeremy rifkin (born january 26, 1945) is an american economic and social theorist, writer, public speaker, political advisor, and activist rifkin is the author of 20 books about the impact of scientific and technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment.
Jeremy rifkin's the end of work individuals tend to develop a false sense of security concerning the certainty of their jobs after working for an organization for fifteen or more years, it is difficult for them to understand that their employers may no longer need their service. Jeremy rifkin wrote the end of work in order to warn people about what he foresees may be happening to the global labour force because of a rapid increase in the use of automation in the workplace.
The end of work (1995) by economist and political advisor jeremy rifkin is largely a historical and economic analysis to make the point that technology really is inexorably making the idea of traditional full-time employment for even most of us in impossibility.