Generational Dynamics: Forecasting America's Destiny Generational
 Forecasting America's Destiny ... and the World's


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Table of Contents

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Chapter 1 - Basics of Generational Dynamics

Chapter 2 - Crisis Wars, Awakenings and Generations

Chapter 3 - Visceral Causes of Crisis Wars

Chapter 4 - Chaos Theory and Generational Forecasting

Chapter 5 - World Macroeconomics

Chapter 6 - Kondratiev Cycles and Generational Dynamics

Chapter 7 - The Singularity

Chapter 8 - The Crisis War Evaluation Algorithm

Chapter 9 - List of Crisis Wars

Chapter 10 - Strauss and Howe's Fourth Turning Model

Appendix: Cassandra


End Notes

Concept Index


Book Cover

The following is a list of the books used in the preparation of this book.

[Alexander-2000] Michael A. Alexander, Stock Cycles: Why Stocks Won't Beat Money Markets over the Next Twenty Years, Writers Club Press, 2000

[Alexander-2002] Michael A. Alexander, The Kondratiev Cycle: A Generational Interpretation, Writers Club Press, 2002

[Chancellor-1999] Edward Chancellor, Devil Take the Hindmost, a History of Financial Speculation, Plume (Penguin Group), 1999

[Goldstein-1988] Joshua S. Goldstein, Long Cycles: Prosperity and War in the Modern Age Yale Univ Press, 1988

[Kindleberger-2000] Charles P. Kindleberger, Manias, Panics, and Crashes, a History of Financial Crises, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2000

[Martino-1975] Joseph Paul Martino, Technological Forecasting for Decision Making, American Elsevier Pub. Co., 1975

[Modelski/Thompson-1995] George Modelski, William R. Thompson, Leading Sectors and World Powers: The Coevolution of Global Economics and Politics (Studies in International Relations), University of South Carolina Press, 1995

[Stearns-2001] Peter N. Stearns (Editor), The Encyclopedia of World History, 6th edition, Houghton Mifflin Co., 2001

[Strauss/Howe-1992] William Strauss and Neil Howe, Generations: The History of America's Future, 1584 to 2069, Perennia, 1992

[Strauss/Howe-1997] William Strauss and Neil Howe, The Fourth Turning, an American Prophecy, Broadway Books, 1997

[Xenakis-2003] John J. Xenakis, Generational Dynamics: Forecasting America's Destiny, Xenakis Publishing, 2003

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