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What I have learned : thinking about the future then and now

Author: Michael Marien; Lane Jennings
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This unique collection of thoughtful and provocative essays brings together the personal retrospectives of seventeen of the most prominent American futurists.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
What I have learned.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1987
(OCoLC)568657206
Online version:
What I have learned.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1987
(OCoLC)607781108
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Marien; Lane Jennings
ISBN: 0313250715 9780313250712
OCLC Number: 13860433
Notes: Half of these essays, which have been slightly changed for this publication, originally appeared in various magazines (1984-1985).
Description: xv, 204 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction by Michael Marien and Lane Jennings Part I: Updates and Revisions The Next Three Futures by W. Warren Wagar The Meaning of the Twenty-First Century: Reexamining the Great Transition by Kenneth E. Boulding How I Learned to Love the Future by Willis W. Harman The Future: Not Quite So Easy as It Looked by Victor Ferkiss From Fixed to Fluid Identity by Irene Tavis Thomson Reproductive Futures: 1964, 1984, and Beyond by Robert T. Francoeur Part II: Lessons Learned The Futurist Tells Stories by Donald N. Michael Hawaii 2000, the World Futures Studies Federation and Me: Thinking Locally and Acting Globally by Jim Dator Nine Ways for Coping with Future Angst: What I Learned by Amitai Etzioni Futures in Politics and the Politics of Futures by Walter A. Hahn Twenty Years in the Future by Joseph F. Coates Lessons Learned From Futures Research by Vary T. Coates The Gods of the Copybook Headings: A Caution to Forecasters by Joseph P. Martino What I Have Learned: The Need for Multiple Perspectives by Harold A. Linstone Part III: Reflections on Learning Adventures in Learning by Bertram Gross and Kusum Singh Pecos River Meditation by Hazel Henderson Selected Bibliography Index About the Contributors
Responsibility: edited by Michael Marien and Lane Jennings.

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