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Description

Obsolescence is the state of being which occurs when an object, service, or practice is no longer wanted even though it may still be in good working order.

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Organizations relating to Obsolescence

International Institute of Obsolescence Management / St Albans, UK / Est. 1997

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World Problems relating to Obsolescence

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Stagnated development of agricultural production
Inappropriate local administrative organization
Depressed industries
Electronic waste
Inadequate primary health care
Environmental hazards of decommissioned nuclear power plants
Uncertain land zoning
Dismantling of nuclear weapons
Loss of capacity with age
Outdated production line methods
Lack of specialized technology
Outmoded legal systems
Inappropriate assumptions
Restrictive patterns of tradition-bound lifestyle
Outdated research
Prejudicial community self-reliance
Obsolete agricultural cooperative structures
Lag in policy conceptualization
Obsolete methods
Outmoded education system
Outdated labour negotiation procedures
Obsolete defence planning
Architectural obsolescence of building structures
Obsolete educational values
Failure of the zoo as an educational institution

Action Strategies relating to Obsolescence

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Updating methods of agricultural production
Building practical skills development
Training for jobs
Recreating value systems
Developing government policy
Decommissioning nuclear power stations
Providing corrective possibilities for outmoded social skills
Maintaining data bank
Promoting values in education
Reforming zoos
Reforming images
Reforming concepts
Reforming legal systems
Using outdated approaches
Updating outmoded concepts in legal systems
Updating methods
Updating Linnaean system of taxonomic naming
Questioning limited communal understandings
Reforming production techniques
Reforming trade unions
Demonstrating modern farm technology
Welcoming obsolescence
Exposing useless outmoded methods
Reducing institutionalization of outmoded concepts
Rejuvenating depressed industries

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