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The Resource Futures research : new directions, edited by Harold A. Linstone, W. H. Clive Simmonds ; contributors, Göran Bäckstrand [and others]

Futures research : new directions, edited by Harold A. Linstone, W. H. Clive Simmonds ; contributors, Göran Bäckstrand [and others]

Label
Futures research : new directions
Title
Futures research
Title remainder
new directions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harold A. Linstone, W. H. Clive Simmonds ; contributors, Göran Bäckstrand [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
001.4/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CB158
LC item number
.F875
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Linstone, Harold A
  • Simmonds, Walter Henry Clive
  • Bäckstrand, Göran
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forecasting
  • Futurologie
Label
Futures research : new directions, edited by Harold A. Linstone, W. H. Clive Simmonds ; contributors, Göran Bäckstrand [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Future problems or problems in future studies
  • John McHale
  • The future of culture
  • Geoffrey Vickers
  • On the error of the third kind. Toward a generalized methodology for future studies
  • Ian I. Mitroff
  • Values and futures
  • Denis J. Loveridge
  • Bringing the feminine into forecasting. Forseeing and learning
  • Ritva Kaje
  • I. Prologue
  • III. Managing complexity
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • A philosophy for complexity
  • C. West Churchman
  • Planning's challenge to the systems approach
  • Donald N. Michael
  • Large systems
  • Richard Bellman
  • The curious behavior of complex systems : lessons from ecology
  • Confessions of a forecaster
  • C.S. Holling
  • IV. Questioning the methodology
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • Getting the problem right - a role for structural modeling
  • Mick McLean
  • Conception of futures in a systems framework
  • Devendra Sahal
  • Some thoughts on the mathematical method and futures problems
  • Wladimir M. Sachs
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • Epistemological aspects of technology assessment
  • Henryk Skolimowski
  • V: Recent projects
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Donstone
  • One organization's experience
  • Peter M.S. Jones
  • The public and the furure
  • Goran Backstrand
  • Investigating potential value changes
  • The nature of futures problems
  • Marvin J. Getron and Audrey Clayton
  • The problem of critical problem selection
  • Peter Teige, Willis Harman, Peter Schwartz
  • Epilogue
  • Harold A. Linstone and W.H. Clive Simmonds
  • W.H. Clive Simmonds
  • II. Shifting foundations
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
Control code
3240027
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780201040968
Lccn
77014233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)181213
Label
Futures research : new directions, edited by Harold A. Linstone, W. H. Clive Simmonds ; contributors, Göran Bäckstrand [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Future problems or problems in future studies
  • John McHale
  • The future of culture
  • Geoffrey Vickers
  • On the error of the third kind. Toward a generalized methodology for future studies
  • Ian I. Mitroff
  • Values and futures
  • Denis J. Loveridge
  • Bringing the feminine into forecasting. Forseeing and learning
  • Ritva Kaje
  • I. Prologue
  • III. Managing complexity
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • A philosophy for complexity
  • C. West Churchman
  • Planning's challenge to the systems approach
  • Donald N. Michael
  • Large systems
  • Richard Bellman
  • The curious behavior of complex systems : lessons from ecology
  • Confessions of a forecaster
  • C.S. Holling
  • IV. Questioning the methodology
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • Getting the problem right - a role for structural modeling
  • Mick McLean
  • Conception of futures in a systems framework
  • Devendra Sahal
  • Some thoughts on the mathematical method and futures problems
  • Wladimir M. Sachs
  • Harold A. Linstone
  • Epistemological aspects of technology assessment
  • Henryk Skolimowski
  • V: Recent projects
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Donstone
  • One organization's experience
  • Peter M.S. Jones
  • The public and the furure
  • Goran Backstrand
  • Investigating potential value changes
  • The nature of futures problems
  • Marvin J. Getron and Audrey Clayton
  • The problem of critical problem selection
  • Peter Teige, Willis Harman, Peter Schwartz
  • Epilogue
  • Harold A. Linstone and W.H. Clive Simmonds
  • W.H. Clive Simmonds
  • II. Shifting foundations
  • Introduction
  • Harold A. Linstone
Control code
3240027
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780201040968
Lccn
77014233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)181213

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