Knowing Our Future
The Startling Case for FuturologyeBook - 2012
The received conventional wisdom within the global futurist community is that the future is unknowable. Knowing our future outlines a full theory of how knowable the future really is. Using case studies of prescient predictions of the social future from the time of the French Revolution through to the present Michael Lee argues that there are sound theoretical grounds for establishing a science of the future and accurately predicting it time after time. Drawing on mathematics, social theory, physics, economics, social biology and philosophy and referencing great thinkers from the Marquis de Co.
Publisher: Oxford : Infinite Ideas, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (209 pages)