orellfuessli.ch

Noch keine Premium Card? Jetzt kostenlos beantragen und Vorteile sichern!

The Future of the Professions

How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts

This book predicts the decline of today's professions and describes the people and systems that will replace them. In an Internet society, according to Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind, we will neither need nor want doctors, teachers, accountants, architects, the clergy, consultants, lawyers, and many others, to work as they did in the 20th century. The Future of the Professions explains how 'increasingly capable systems' - from telepresence to artificial intelligence - will bring fundamental change in the way that the 'practical expertise' of specialists is made available in society. The authors challenge the 'grand bargain' - the arrangement that grants various monopolies to today's professionals. They argue that our current professions are antiquated, opaque and no longer affordable, and that the expertise of the best is enjoyed only by a few. In their place, they propose six new models for producing and distributing expertise in society. The book raises important practical and moral questions. In an era when machines can out-perform human beings at most tasks, what are the prospects for employment, who should own and control online expertise, and what tasks should be reserved exclusively for people? Based on the authors' in-depth research of more than ten professions, and illustrated by numerous examples from each, this is the first book to assess and question the relevance of the professions in the 21st century.
Rezension
Richard and Daniel Susskind's The Future of the Professions: How technology will transform the work of human experts (Oxford) belongs to a new genre of reflection and prediction. It is no Luddite lament for a world we have lost, but surveys rapid change with insight and optimism. Jonathan Clark, Books of the Year 2016, Times Literary Supplement
Portrait
Professor Richard Susskind OBE is an author, speaker, and independent adviser to international professional firms and national governments. He is President of the Society for Computers and Law, IT Adviser to the Lord Chief Justice of England, and Chair of the Advisory Board of the Oxford Internet Institute. His numerous books include the best-sellers, The End of Lawyers? (OUP, 2008) and Tomorrow's Lawyers (OUP, 2013), his work has been translated into more than 10 languages, and he has been invited to speak in over 40 countries.; Daniel Susskind is a Lecturer in Economics at Balliol College, Oxford, where he teaches and researches, and from where he has two degrees in economics. Previously, he worked for the British Government - in the Prime Minister's Strategy Unit, in the Policy Unit in 10 Downing Street, and as a Senior Policy Adviser at the Cabinet Office. He was a Kennedy Scholar at Harvard University.
… weiterlesen
Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband gebundene Ausgabe
Seitenzahl 368
Erscheinungsdatum 22.10.2015
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-19-871339-5
Verlag Oxford University Press
Maße (L/B/H) 241/158/25 mm
Gewicht 665
Auflage 2. Dr.
Buch (gebundene Ausgabe, Englisch)
Fr. 33.90
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig innert 1-2 Werktagen.
Versandkostenfrei
Lieferung zur Abholung in Ihre Buchhandlung möglich – Verfügbarkeit prüfen
Premium Card
Fr. 33.90 Umsatz sammeln
Weitere Informationen

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 42214758
    The Culture Map
    von Erin Meyer
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 19.90
  • 43947347
    The Only Game in Town
    von Mohamed A. El-Erian
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    Fr. 34.90
  • 46438225
    The Future of the Professions
    von Daniel Susskind
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 19.90
  • 44604052
    Fracture
    von Joy-Ann Reid
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 18.40
  • 43799912
    Blockchain Revolution
    von Alex Tapscott
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 27.90
  • 44198323
    Do Less, Get More
    von Sháá Wasmund
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 19.90
  • 46122525
    The Official Guide to the GMAT Review 2017 Bundle + Question Bank + Video
    von GMAC
    Buch (Set mit diversen Artikeln)
    Fr. 89.90
  • 31129738
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    von Daniel Kahneman
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 19.90
  • 40108783
    Zero to One
    von Blake Masters
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 18.90
  • 50257416
    Unshakeable
    von Tony Robbins
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    Fr. 29.90

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

The Future of the Professions

The Future of the Professions

von Daniel Susskind , Richard Susskind

Buch (gebundene Ausgabe, Englisch)
Fr. 33.90
+
=
Tomorrow's Lawyers

Tomorrow's Lawyers

von Richard Susskind

Buch (Taschenbuch)
Fr. 27.90
+
=

für

Fr. 61.80

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen

Verfügbarkeit in Ihrer Buchhandlung prüfen

Filialabholung: Ihre Vorteile
  1. Bereits Online prüfen, ob Ihr gewünschtes Buch in der Filiale vorrätig ist
  2. Bestellen Sie Online und lassen Sie Ihre Artikel zur Abholung in die Filiale vor Ort liefern
  3. Artikel, die zur Filialabholung bestellt wurden, können in der Filiale bezahlt werden.
  4. Falsches Buch bestellt? Retournieren Sie ihre gekauften Bücher kostenfrei in der Filiale