Book Discussion on Next: The Future Just Happened

Mr. Lewis talked about his book, Next: The Future Just Happened, published by W.W. Norton and Company. The book describes the… read more

Mr. Lewis talked about his book, Next: The Future Just Happened, published by W.W. Norton and Company. The book describes the social ramifications of the Internet. He argued that the Internet has been a successful weapon in the hands of the smaller underdog in business, as seen in rise of the dot.com industry, and has made its mark on corporate culture. Mr. Lewis suggests the Internet enables people to skirt rules, and that youth are particularly adaptable to this technology. He took questions at the end of the program from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Next: The Future Just Happened

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165498-1
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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2001
Last Aired:
Aug 27, 2001

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  • Aug 04, 2001 | 5:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2001 | 9:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2001 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2001 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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