The Necessity of Friction - Akerman, Nordal (Editor), and Editors (Editor)

Development has come to mean doing away with friction so that the distance between the decision to act and the action itself is less and less (as in the currency markets and in cyberspace). What is the cost to humankind of this development? Are speed and efficiency everything? Do we not need friction as challenge to creativity? Sweden's Nordal ...

The Necessity of Friction 1998, Westview Press, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9780813334349

Trade paperback