The Rise of the Creative Class
Argues that the social changes of the past few decades have occurred by choice rather than involuntarily, citing the rise of a new creative social class that derives its identity and values from its roles as purveyors of creativity and finds its basis in the economy. 40,000 first printing.
and how it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life
Part One: The Creative Age. 2. The creative ethos. 3. The creative economy. 4. The creative class
Part Two: Work. 5. The machine shop and the hair salon. 6. The horizontal labor market. 7. The no-collar workplace. 8. Managing creativity. 9. The time warp
Part Three: Life and Leisure. 10. The experimental life. 11. The big morph (a rant)
Part Four: Community. 12. The power of place. 13. The geography of creativity. 14. Technology, talent and tolerance. 15. From social capital to creative capital. 16. Building the creative community. 17. The creative class grows up
Technology and civilization
Creative ability in technology
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