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Rise of the Robots Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future

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ISBN-10: 0465097537

ISBN-13: 9780465097531

Edition: N/A

Authors: Martin Ford

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What are the jobs of the future? How many will there be? And who will have them? We might imagine--and hope--that today’s industrial revolution will unfold like the last: even as some jobs are eliminated, more will be created to deal with the new innovations of a new era. In Rise of the Robots, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Martin Ford argues that this is absolutely not the case. As technology continues to accelerate and machines begin taking care of themselves, fewer people will be necessary. Artificial intelligence is already well on its way to making "good jobs” obsolete: many paralegals, journalists, office workers, and even computer programmers are poised to be replaced by robots and…    
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Book details

List price: $18.99
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication date: 7/12/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 5.45" wide x 8.20" long x 1.20" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English