The Third Industrial Revolution (book)

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The Third Industrial Revolution; How Lateral Power is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World
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Author Jeremy Rifkin
Language English
Subject Energy, Economics
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
Publication date
2011
Media type Print (hardcover)
Pages 270
ISBN 978-0230341975

The Third Industrial Revolution; How Lateral Power is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World is a book by Jeremy Rifkin published in 2011. The premise of the book is that fundamental economic change occurs when new communication technologies converge with new energy regimes, mainly, renewable electricity.[1]

Reception[edit]

The book has been on the New York Times Best Seller List[2] and has been translated into 19 languages[citation needed]. By 2013, 400,000 copies were in print in China alone.[citation needed] Rifkin has been interviewed on NPR.[3][4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Jeremy Rifkin, Nicolas Easley. "Jeremy Rifkin and The Third Industrial Revolution Home Page". thethirdindustrialrevolution.com. 
  2. ^ "NY Times Best Seller List". NY Times. Retrieved October 23, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Innovation Hub - Great Minds, Great Conversations - Recent Entries". Innovation Hub - WGBH.org Blogs. 
  4. ^ "Innovation Hub - Great Minds, Great Conversations - Power to the People". Innovation Hub - WGBH.org Blogs. 

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