Alvin Toffler, Author of ‘Future Shock,’ Dies at 87

Resource Author:  Keith Schneider
Resource Date:  06/29/2016
Resource Name:  New York Times
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Alvin Toffler, the celebrated author of “Future Shock,” the first in a trilogy of best-selling books that presciently forecast how people and institutions of the late 20th century would contend with the immense strains and soaring opportunities of accelerating change, died on Monday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 87.