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Author Jeremy Rifkin believes that we are in the midst of the third industrial revolution -- after the second, which culminated in the production line and production line-like killing in World War I. This marks a fundamental change in the way humans relate to each other. He writes in his book 'The Empathic Civilization,' "The new communications/energy revolution, like those before it, forced a change in human consciousness, as millions of people wrestled with the reality of adjusting to a world where the temporal and spatial context had shifted dramatically in just a few decades.
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