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World futures

World futures

the great debate

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Published by Martin Robertson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Food supply -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Population forecasting -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Forecasting -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Christopher Freeman and Marie Jahoda.
    ContributionsFreeman, Christopher., Jahoda, Marie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC55 .W66
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 416 p. :
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4481108M
    ISBN 100855201959
    LC Control Number79309461

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    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The World in What sci-fi can tell us about the future. Most science fiction is not predictive. Yet it can still be a guide to the future.

    Geopolitical Futures (GPF) was founded in by George Friedman, international strategist and author of The Next Years. GPF is non-ideological, analyzes the world and forecasts the future using geopolitics: political, economic, military . Whittling down the entrants to a shortlist of five start-ups to pitch at FutureBook Live proved a tough task—so much so that an additional firm made the cut this year.


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