By Thomas L. Friedman
A re-creation of the outstanding no 1 Bestseller
"One mark of an excellent e-book is that it makes you notice issues in a brand new approach, and Mr. Friedman definitely succeeds in that goal," the Nobel laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz wrote in The manhattan occasions reviewing The global Is Flat in 2005. during this re-creation, Thomas L. Friedman contains clean tales and insights to aid us comprehend the knocking down of the realm. Weaving new details into his total thesis, and answering the questions he has been most commonly asked by means of mom and dad around the state, this 3rd version additionally contains new chapters--on how one can be a political activist and social entrepreneur in a flat global; and at the extra troubling query of the way to regulate our reputations and privateness in a global the place we're all turning into publishers and public figures.
The global Is Flat 3.0 is a necessary replace on globalization, its possibilities for person empowerment, its achievements at lifting hundreds of thousands out of poverty, and its drawbacks--environmental, social, and political, powerfully illuminated by means of the Pulitzer Prize--winning writer of The Lexus and the Olive Tree.