- of, relating to, or characteristic of an era following industrialization: The economy of the postindustrial society is based on the provision of services rather than on the manufacture of goods.
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Beck is in the same position as any post-industrial capitalist entrepreneur.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.
Ana Marie Cox
December 20, 2014
There have been so many films set in the grey wastelands of post-industrial England that you might think, not again.The Oscar International Film Festival: ‘Stranger By the Lake’ and Foreign Films You Should Watch
February 2, 2014
It is post-industrial (and arguably too dependent on financial services, but that is a post for another day).Thatcher's Economic Legacy
April 8, 2013
The post-industrial, global economy has upended careers and uprooted whole communities.When In Doubt, Mumble—Dynamic Inaction May Be Our Best Hope
April 6, 2013
The rise of this post-industrial ruling class may be the most tragic result of patrician decline.The Last Patrician: Romney Falls From Favor as America Loses Faith in Old Money
January 23, 2012
- characteristic of, relating to, or denoting work or a society that is no longer based on heavy industry