Pris: 65 kr. E-bok, Laddas ned direkt. Köp The Futurica Trilogy av Alexander Bard, Jan Söderqvist på For the Futurica Trilogy to truly be understood, it needs to be taken less as a prediction of the future and more as a recontextualization of the. Jan Söderqvist (born ) is an author, lecturer, writer and consultant, and among other things also working as a literary and film critic for the Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet. Söderqvist has written three books on the Internet revolution, collectively known as The Futurica Trilogy, together with philosopher and TV.

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Hakan rated it it was amazing Jul 20, Guaranteed to stimulate the mind, and awaken creativity in the reader. Bard asserts that philosophy is invented and history is rewritten during each paradigm to justify the monopoly of power held by the ruling class. Humanism, the enthronement of individualism, is no longer the guiding philosophy but rather “dividualism” characterized by multiple personalities and tribal identities defined by connections with others for example Facebook friends.

Belongs in every freethinking scholar’s library. No trivia or quizzes yet. The Futurica Trilogy is a work of philosophy, sociology and futurology in three closely related movements.

Trivia About The Futurica Trilogy. Read more Read less. Although I am one of the few people that read all three volumes, I cannot count myself in the very few that comprehended them them in their entirety. So what happens if you recontextualize the entirety of human history as different ages of Information Society? Patrick Ljung rated it liked it Feb 18, Later, when I encountered Buddhism, I learned new concepts such as karma and rebirth, and I discovered that each of the three main Buddhist schools has its own vocabulary for example, Mahayana talks about “Buddha Nature” which is a meaningless concept from the Theravada point of view which is that there is no Self.


This I recommend for the two other books in the trilogy as well due to the need to stop and think after a couple of read lines. There was the Stone Age, the Bronze Age, the Duturica Age, and then Industrial Society which contained capitalism, and the so-called height of human civilization. Respect for intellectual property patents is replacing the priority formerly accorded to the sanctity of private property.

The Netocracts: Futurica Trilogy 1 by Alexander Bard

The driving engine for this unfolding social revolution is exponential technological change. This book was written long time ago and we can now actually see that the forecast they made about the future has become true – revealing what great minds the authors are. Roberta marked it as to-read Nov 14, You are commenting using your Facebook account. He predicts that the present social order will disintegrate futuriac nation states into regional and tribal communities and simultaneously expand to global scale.

So far, I’ve only read The Netocrats, but it’s honestly the most important thing I’ve read in my life.

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Johan Reunanen rated it liked it Sep 08, There are bacon bits of neologisms sprinkled throughout a polysyllabic salad of words which are not easy to grasp, as watery and empty of calories as lettuce.

Open Preview See a Problem? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. At the same time I am also trying to estimate his credibility based on my impressions of him as a person.

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Return to Book Page. What this book does, is take the properties of the internet and postulates what kind of society would need to be present in order for the information technology futurics flourish. Lots of food for thought, and of high relevance today.

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Futudica Sundell rated it liked it Apr 19, The gaining of “attention”, defined as the product of “awareness” and “credibility”, is replacing the power of money. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Triloy mentions Julius Assange as an example of a netocrat hated by the establishment struggling to futurixa the dying order. The means of production with which we operate in are no longer wholly tangible, we construct products via information. Johan Hammar rated it really liked it Mar 02, Marko rated it it was amazing Oct 15, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

He asserts that God died with feudalism and that Humanism, which is the belief in the reality and value of Individual Man, is dying with capitalism.

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