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Futures research methodology

Author: Jerome C Glenn; Theodore J Gordon; UN Millennium Project.
Publisher: [Washington, DC] : Millennium Project, [2009?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Document   Computer File : English : Version 3.0View all editions and formats
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Comprehensive and internationally peer-reviewed handbook on tools and methods for forecasting and analysis of global change.
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Genre/Form: Forecasts
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerome C Glenn; Theodore J Gordon; UN Millennium Project.
ISBN: 9780981894119 0981894119
OCLC Number: 426916777
Notes: Title from title screen.
Millennium Project is under the auspices of the World Federation of United Nations Associations.
Two versions available on disc: PDF version for reading and printing; MSWord version for text editing and re-organizing material.
Description: 1 computer optical disc : color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: System requirements: IBM PC or compatible; Adobe Acrobat Reader; CD-ROM drive.
Contents: 1. Introduction to Futures Research --
2. Environmental Scanning --
3. Text Mining for Technology Foresight --
4. The Delphi Method --
5. Real-Time Delphi --
6. The Futures Wheel --
7. The Futures Polygon --
8. Trend Impact Analysis --
9. Cross-Impact Analysis --
10. Wild Cards --
11. Structural Analysis --
12. The Systems Perspectives --
13. Decision Modeling --
14. Substitution Analysis --
15. Statistical Modeling --
16. Technology Sequence Analysis --
17. Morphological Analysis --
18. Relevance Trees --
19. Scenarios --
20. A Toolbox for Scenario Planning --
21. Interactive Scenarios --
22. Robust Decisionmaking --
23. Participatory Methods --
24. Simulation and Games --
25. Genius Forecasting, Intuition, and Vision --
26. Prediction Markets --
27. Using Vision in Futures --
28. Normative Forecasting --
29. S&T Road Mapping --
30. Field Anomaly Relaxation (FAR) --
31. Agent Modeling --
32. Chaos and Non-Linear Dynamics --
33. Multiple Perspective Concept --
34. Heuristics Modeling --
35. Causal Layered Analysis --
36. Personal Futures --
37. State of the Future Index --
38. SOFI Software System --
39. Integration, Comparisons, and Frontiers of Futures Research Methods.
Responsibility: editors, Jerome C. Glenn and Theodore J. Gordon ; with support from the Rockefeller Foundation.

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Comprehensive and internationally peer-reviewed handbook on tools and methods for forecasting and analysis of global change.

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