Table of contents for The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century / Thomas L. Friedman.

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How the World Became Flat
One: While I Was Sleeping / 3
Two: The Ten Forces That Flattened the World / 00
Flattener #1. 11/9/89
Flattener #2. 8/9/95
Flattener #3. The New Age of Collaboration: Work Flow Software
Flattener #4. Uploading
Flattener #5. Outsourcing
Flattener #6. Offshoring
Flattener #7. Supply-Chaining
Flattener #8. Insourcing
Flattener #9. In-forming
Flattener #10. The Steroids
Three: The Triple Convergence / 000
Four: The Great Sorting Out / 000
America and the Flat World
Five: America and Free Trade / 000
Six: The Untouchables / 000
Seven: The Right Stuff / 000
Eight: The Quiet Crisis / 000
Nine: This Is Not a Test / 000
Developing Countries and the Flat World
Ten: The Virgin of Guadalupe / 000
Companies and the Flat World
Eleven: How Companies Cope / 000
Geopolitics and the Flat World
Twelve: The Unflat World / 000
Thirteen: Globalization of the Local / 000
Fourteen: The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention / 000
Conclusion: Imagination
Fifteen: 11/9 Versus 9/11 / 000
Acknowledgments / 000
Index / 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Diffusion of innovations.
Information society.
Globalization -- Economic aspects.
Globalization -- Social aspects.