An introductory section that provides the background context of this work.
We present the two key intentions of this work.
the ages of civilization
The big picture framework of where we stand today relative to the history of human civilization.
the information age
Our reasoning for why the information age model is relevant today.
from industrial to information
A key model that sets the scene for these principles.
conceptual design principles
The context of the design principles and how they might be used.