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By Peter F. Drucker

Company guru Peter Drucker presents an incisive research of the most important international transformation occurring, from the Age of Capitalism to the information Society, and examines the novel impacts it is going to have on society, politics, and enterprise now and within the coming years. this looking and incisive research of the foremost global transformation now occurring indicates the way it will have an effect on society,economics, enterprise, and politics and explains how we're movingfrom a society in accordance with capital, land, and hard work to a society whoseprimary resource is knowIedge and whose key constitution is theorganization.

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