20 DEC 2013 by ideonexus

 Meaning of Life in Super-Industrial Society

Technocrats suffer from econo-think. Except during war and dire emergency, they start from the premise that even non-economic problems can be solved with economic remedies. Social futurism challenges this root assumption of both Marxist and Keynesian managers. In its historical time and place, industrial society's single-minded pursuit of material progress served the human race well. As we hurtle toward super-industrialism, however, a new ethos emerges in which other goals begin to gain pari...
Folksonomies: technocracy planning
Folksonomies: technocracy planning
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Technocrats look at the world purely in terms of economics, but post-modern society looks for other meanings.