Copyright – Digital Futures

First published in the UK and USA in 2001 by

Earthscan Publications Ltd

Copyright © Forum for the Future, 2001

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The views and opinions expressed in this book are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of any or all of the Digital Futures project partners

ISBN: 1 85383 789 X

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A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Digital futures : living in a dot-com world/edited by James Wilsdon.

p. cm.

“Forum for the Future.”

A product of the Digital Futures project set up by Forum for the Future.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 1-85383-789-X (hardcover)

1. Electronic commerce—Great Britain. I. Title: Living in a dot-com world.
II. Title: dot-com world. III. Wilsdon, James, 1973– IV. Forum for the Future (Organization) V. Digital Futures (Project)

HF5548.325.G7 D54 2001



This book is printed on elemental chlorine-free paper