Published September 1997
by Forest Products Society .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||186|
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Suggested Citation:"Preparing for the 21st Century: Technology and the Nation's Future." National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine. Preparing for the 21st Century: Technology and the Nation's Future. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×. Suggested Citation:"Preparing for the 21st Century: Challenges Facing a Changing Society." National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine. Preparing for the 21st Century: Challenges Facing a Changing Society. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×. About Preparing for the Twenty-First Century. Kennedy’s groundbreaking book The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers helped to reorder the current priorities of the United States. Now, he synthesizes extensive research on fields ranging from demography to robotics to draw a detailed, persuasive, and often sobering map of the very near future–a bold work that bridges the gap between history. Preparing the 21st Century Church. Leslie H. Brickman. Xulon Press, - Religion - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book.