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Rise of the Creative Class And How It's Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life

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ISBN-10: 0465024777

ISBN-13: 9780465024773

Edition: 2002

Authors: Richard L. Florida

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Description:

Here, Richard Florida traces the fundamental theme that runs through a host of seemingly unrelated changes in American society: the growing role of creativity in our economy. He describes a society in which the creative ethos is increasingly dominant.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication date: 12/25/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Preface to the Paperback Edition
Preface
The Transformation of Everyday Life
The Creative Age
The Creative Ethos
The Creative Economy
The Creative Class
Work
The Machine Shop and the Hair Salon
The Horizontal Labor Market
The No-Collar Workplace
Managing Creativity
The Time Warp
Life and Leisure
The Experiential Life
The Big Morph (a Rant)
Community
The Power of Place
The Geography of Creativity
Technology, Talent and Tolerance
From Social Capital to Creative Capital
Building the Creative Community
The Creative Class Grows Up
Where the Numbers Come From
Information on Updates
The Memphis Manifesto
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index