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Title The 21st century / edited by Hilary D. Claggett.

Imprint New York : H.W. Wilson, 1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  909.83 T918    ---  Available
Description x, 185 p. ; 26 cm.
Series Reference shelf; v. 71, no. 5
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-182) and index.
Contents Terror in A.D. 1000? (What really happened 1,000 years ago) / Patricia Bernstein -- Apocalyptic year 1000 : then and now / Richard Landes -- Of kings and commoners / Jay Tolson -- End-times visions / Jeffrey L. Sheler -- Millennium : the biggest party ever-and you are invited! / Dan Johnson -- Making sense of past visions of 2000 : what are they thinking? / Geoffrey Colvin -- Can the millennium deliver? / Henry A. Grunwald -- Will Y2K spark a worldwide SOS? / Ann Reilly Dowd -- Great climate flip-flop / William H. Calvin -- Warm-blooded plants and freeze-dried fish / Freeman J. Dyson -- Should Kurdistan be a nation? Scotland? How about New York City? / Stephen Baker -- Future of war / Ralph Peters -- World turns gray : how global aging will challenge the world's economic well-being / Phillip J. Longman -- You ain't seen nothing yet / Michael J. Mandel -- Your next job / Daniel McGinn and John McCormick -- Millennial mind-set it's here, it's clear, get used to it! / Annetta Miller -- Your second century / Heidi Evans -- Gen-millennium's view of color / Scott Shepard -- Clocks ahead will have our own faces / Diane Brady -- Future shocks / Joshua Quittner -- Pundit forecasts portable, praying PCs in 'The Age of Spiritual Machines' / Richard A. Shaffer -- Future of intimacy : a search for soul in the new machines / Mark Kingwell.
Subject Twenty-first century.
Twenty-first century -- Forecasts
Millennium (Eschatology)
Social prediction.
Two thousand, A.D.
Added Author Claggett, Hilary D., 1964-
Added Title Twenty-first century
ISBN 0824209664 (alk. paper)

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