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Futures Beyond Dystopia

Creating Social Foresight (Futures and Education Series)

by Richa Slaughter

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Published by RoutledgeFalmer .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7490709M
ISBN 100415302692
ISBN 109780415302692

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The Democrats the Republicans have been replaced by the Bipartisan Party. Ultimately, the results of the game turn deadly, as star Paul Newman finds himself trapped in a maze of double crosses and political agenda. Towards Integral Futures Part 5. Featured On Britannica. That leaves only artistic process of imagination and the hope of being wrong with the dystopian future.

Today, we expect that as the opening storytelling salvo. For Butler, writing in the lateth century, that theory is Darwinian. These worlds have stood the test of time far better as fiction than in their own realities. Richard Slaughter has done a superb job in conveying the essentials of this integral map and its application to futures studies


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breathtakingly broad territory. The central claim of this book is that together they abundantly illustrate a wealth of strategies, approaches, social innovations and the like that, arguably, have the potential to lead the human race in quite new, hitherto unexplored, directions. That is, to futures beyond Dystopia.

Richard A. Slaughter Melbourne. In his premier novel, H.G. Wells begot the concept of time travel as well as pioneered the nascent genre of science fiction.

The Time Machine features the so-named Time Traveller who ventures hundreds of thousands of years into the future, in which the human race, presumably thanks to evolution and.Jan 01,  · Pdf Beyond Dystopia takes the view that the dominant trends in the world suggest a long-term decline into unliveable Dystopian futures.

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A strong focussing concept is that of a wise culture which places the pursuit of wisdom above raw technical power.

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