Books in category Social Science – Future Studies

  • Imagined Worlds

    Imagined Worlds
    Freeman J. Dyson

    A thought-provoking, speculative look at the world's cultural future addresses the issue of whether or not human society will progress ethically as it progressed technologically. Reprint. UP.

  • The Changing Paradigm of Consulting

    The Changing Paradigm of Consulting
    Anthony F. Buono

    A volume in Research in Management Consulting Series Editor Anthony F. Buono, Bentley University The 13th volume in the RMC series, The Changing Paradigm of Consulting, is based on the best papers presented at the Academy of Management's …

  • A Cross by the Road

    A Cross by the Road
    Jane Quint

    This true story begins with a mother’s terrifying dream that foretold the accidental death of her adult son.

  • Our Ending Dark Age

    Our Ending Dark Age
    Stephen Barr

    Our future can turn out in one of several ways, and it is humanity that must make the decision of which one it will be. Only one will be truly to mankind's advantage. Why this is so is the thrust of Our Ending Dark Age.

  • After Progress

    After Progress
    John Michael Greer

    After Progress addresses this looming paradigm shift, exploring the shape of history from a perspective on the far side of the coming crisis.

  • Theory U

    Theory U
    C. Otto Scharmer

    What prevents us from attending to situations more effectively is that we aren't fully aware of and in touch with the inner place from which attention and intention originate. This is what Scharmer calls our blind spot.

  • Visions of the Future

    Visions of the Future
    Robert L. Heilbroner

    Heilbroner's basic premise is stunning in its simplicity. He contends that throughout all of human history there have really only been three distinct ways of looking at the future.

  • TrĂ um weiter Deutschland

    Träum weiter, Deutschland!
    GĂĽnter Ederer

    GĂĽnter Ederer entlarvt die deutsche Neigung, sich bei Themen wie BevölkerungsrĂĽckgang, Staatsverschuldung, Klimawandel oder Bildungsmisere von Wunschdenken, Ideologien und Staatsgläubigkeit leiten zu lassen – und er erklärt, warum wir …

  • Come cambierĂ tutto Le idee che trasformeranno il nostro futuro

    Come cambierĂ  tutto. Le idee che trasformeranno il nostro futuro
    John Brockman (a cura di)

  • After Capitalism

    After Capitalism
    Kennan Ferguson, Patrice Petro

    Collectively, these essays raise provocative questions about how we should imagine capitalism in the twenty-first century.

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