Social forecasting, future studies

    Future Positive

    By Edward De Bono

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    If we make a deliberate and positive effort to change our thinking we can secure a positive future, and we can harness the focused power of human thinking by releasing it from its pettiness. He wrote the multi-million copy bestseller Six Thinking Hats and many other revolutionary works on how...

    Forewarned: A Sceptic\'s Guide to Prediction

    By Paul Goodwin

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    In age when polling and forecasting have come under close scrutiny for real and perceived failings this is the book that sorts the good from the bad.

    Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins

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    Garry Kasparov gives his first public account of his landmark 1997 chess match with the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue, and explains why, twenty years later, he's become convinced that artificial intelligence is good for humans.

    Future: A Very Short Introduction

    By Jennifer M. Gidley

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    Can we ever truly influence, predict, and direct our own futures? Are there multiple futures or only one awaiting us? Jennifer Gidley explains our innate fascination with the unknown future, and considers the role of the human consciousness in embracing multiple future possibilities, and creating a world of our choices.

    Inventing the Future

    By Nick Srnicek

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    A major new manifesto for a high-tech future, free from work

    Lean Logic

    By David Fleming

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    Lean Logic is David Fleming's masterpiece, the product of more than thirty years' work and a testament to the creative brilliance of one of Britain's most important intellectuals. A dictionary unlike any other, it leads readers through Fleming's stimulating exploration of fields as diverse as culture, history, science, art, logic,...

    Surviving the Future

    By David Fleming

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    Surviving the Future is a story drawn from the fertile ground of the late David Fleming's extraordinary Lean Logic: A Dictionary for the Future and How to Survive It. That hardback consists of four hundred and four interlinked dictionary entries, inviting readers to choose their own path through its radical...

    Rise of the Robots

    By Martin Ford

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    WINNER OF THE FINANCIAL TIMES AND MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2015

    Global Turning Points

    By Emilio Ontiveros

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    The second edition of this popular book examines major global turning points with an emphasis on actionable issues, deploying the tools of economics, sociology and political science to provide an analytical perspective on both the problems and opportunities facing business and society in the twenty-first century.

    Superforecasting

    By Dan Gardner

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    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE CMI MANAGEMENT FUTURES BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD'A manual for thinking clearly in an uncertain world. These are ordinary people, from former ballroom dancers to retired computer programmers, who have an extraordinary ability to predict the future with a degree of accuracy 60% greater...

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