Recent Developments in Foresight Methodologies

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5214-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-5215-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. INTRODUCTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      In Search of Foresight Methodologies: Riddle or Necessity

  3. THEORIZING ABOUT FORESIGHT METHODOLOGIES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-25

      Defining the Future: Concepts and Definitions as Linguistic Fundamentals of Foresight

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      Pages 27-52

      Classification of Tools and Approaches Applicable in Foresight Studies

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      Pages 53-65

      Bridging Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Foresight

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      Pages 67-89

      New Emerging Issues and Wild Cards as Future Shakers and Shapers

  4. SYSTEM CONTENT ISSUES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-107

      Forms of Reasoning in Pattern Management and in Strategic Intelligence

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      Pages 109-121

      Micro-Meso-Macro: From the Heritage of the Oracle to Foresight

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      Pages 123-131

      Going from Narrative to Number: Indicator-Driven Scenario Quantification

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      Pages 133-164

      On Foresight Design and Management: A Classification Framework for Foresight Exercises

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      Pages 165-176

      Will Entrepreneurship, Knowledge Management and Foresight Emerge in a System?

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      Pages 177-186

      Scenario Transfer Methodology and Technology

  5. FORESIGHT TOOLS AND APPROACHES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 187-187

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      Pages 189-202

      Willingness of Stakeholders to Use Models for Climate Policy: The Delft Process

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      Pages 203-214

      Linking Narrative Storylines and Quantitative Models to Combat Desertification in the Guadalentín Watershed (Spain)

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      Pages 215-235

      Scenario Planning as a Tool in Foresight Exercises: The LIPSOR Approach

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      Pages 237-252

      Foresights, Scenarios, and Sustainable Development: A Pluriformity Perspective

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      Pages 253-274

      Methodological Challenges in Combining Quantitative and Qualitative Foresight Methods for Sustainable Energy Futures: The SEPIA Project

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      Pages 275-296

      Building Strategic Policy Scenarios for EU Agriculture: AG2020

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      Pages 297-307

      Opportunities for Combining Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches in Scenario Building: The Experience of the ‘Estonia 2010’ Project