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Cover Frank Feather Through the '80s: thinking globally, acting locally
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Through the '80s: thinking globally, acting locally

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Foreword

The Mystery of the Future Edward R. Schreyer

Governor General of Canada

Preface

A Time for Action

Maurice F. Strong

Introduction

Transition to Harmonic Globalism

Frank Feather

THE TRAUMA OF CHANGE

The Third Wave

Alvin Toffler

The Greatest Evolutionary Jump in History

John Piatt

Homo Obsoletus?

Isaac Asimov

The Exhaustion of Liberalism

Ruben Nelson

A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

To Think Globally and Act Locally, Perceive Newly

Willis W. Harman

Thinking Globally, Acting Locally

Roy Amara

Management of Complex Systems: A Growing Societal Challenge Robert Theobald

Identifying the Planetary Coalition for a Just New World Order Hazel Henderson

Preparing Tomorrow's Corporate Cosmopolitans: Implications for

Twenty-First Century Managers and Consultants Philip R. Harris

Freedom and the Future of Local Action

Joseph P. Martino

Motivating People to Build a Better World

Thomas E. Jones

INVENTORYING OUR RESOURCES

International Resources

B.B. Goldner

Looking at Resource Trends Through a Population Lens Lester R. Brown

Energy: Plentiful Through the 1980s and Beyond

Anton B. Schmalz

Renewable Resources: Will They Be Scarce in the Future? Larry W. Tombaugh and Robert N. Stone

Vanishing Plants and Animals: The Mega-Extinction of Species Norman Myers

Breakout into Space

Gerard K. O'Neill and William T. Bryant

The Oceans As the Common Heritage of Mankind

Arvid Pardo and Elisabeth Mann Borgese

THE INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT

The Future of International Governance

Harlan Cleveland

The "Community" of the Future

Charlotte Waterlow

The Tyranny of the Righteous

Howard F. Didsbury, Jr

The Future of North America

Victor Ferkiss

Europe Facing its Futures

Michel Godet

Trend Is Not Destiny

Andre van Dam

Managing Growth Through Epochal Change

Robert D. Hamrin

The Public Debate on Growth: Toward Resolution

Daniel Yankelovich and Bernard Lefkowitz

ECONOMICS: GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS

The Economic Future

Herman Kahn and John B. Phelps

Technocracy As the Highest Stage of Capitalism

W. Warren Wagar

The Unimportance of Full Employment

Gunnar Adler-Karlsson

INVENTORYING OUR RESOURCES

International Resources

B.B. Goldner

Looking at Resource Trends Through a Population Lens Lester R. Brown

Energy: Plentiful Through the 1980s and Beyond

Anton B. Schmalz

Renewable Resources: Will They Be Scarce in the Future? Larry W. Tombaugh and Robert N. Stone

Vanishing Plants and Animals: The Mega-Extinction of Species Norman Myers

Breakout into Space

Gerard K. O'Neill and William T. Bryant

The Oceans As the Common Heritage of Mankind

Arvid Pardo and Elisabeth Mann Borgese

THE INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT

The Future of International Governance

Harlan Cleveland

The "Community" of the Future

Charlotte Waterlow

The Tyranny of the Righteous

Howard F. Didsbury, Jr

The Future of North America

Victor Ferkiss

Europe Facing its Futures

Michel Godet

Trend Is Not Destiny

Andre van Dam

Managing Growth Through Epochal Change

Robert D. Hamrin

The Public Debate on Growth: Toward Resolution

Daniel Yankelovich and Bernard Lefkowitz

ECONOMICS: GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS

The Economic Future

Herman Kahn and John B. Phelps

Technocracy As the Highest Stage of Capitalism

W. Warren Wagar

The Unimportance of Full Employment

Gunnar Adler-Karlsson

Getting Out in Front of Impending Issues

Graham T.T. Molitor

Free the Fortune 500!

William E. Halal

The Changing Economics of the Urban Promise

John P. Blair

New Age Investing

Carter Henderson

Work and Leisure in the Future

Fred Best

Survival in the '80s

W.H.C. Simmonds

HUMAN VALUES: PERSONAL, SOCIAL, RELIGIOUS

Reverential Thinking

Henryk Skolimowski

Future Creativity: Inspiration for Peace

Alfred Bernhart

The Obsolescence of Modernism

Ervin Laszlo

The Future of Religion in a Post-Industrial Society

Ted Peters

Future Adolescent Values

Irving H. Buchen

The Future of the Family

Donald R. Raichle

COMMUNICATIONS: CONNECTING OURSELVES TOGETHER

Futurecom: The Human Future in Communications

Lane Jennings

The Emergence of Ethnotronic Systems in the 1980s

Earl C. Joseph and Arthur M. Harkins

Global Voluntary Information Network: The Most Hopeful Global Collective

Yoneji Masuda

Computer-Based Human Communications Systems

Julian M. Scher

EDUCATION: LEARNING TO MEET TOMORROW

Education in the '80s: An Appraisal

Jim Bowman, Fred D. Kierstead, and Christopher J. Dede

Appropriate Education for the '80s

Walter G. Pitman

The 1980s As a Decade of Learning

James W. Botkin

Toward a Systemic Education

Michele Geslin Small

HEALTH: NEW APPROACHES TO STAYING FIT

The Soft Health Path: An Alternative Future for Health in the '80s

Trevor Hancock

Health in the '80s: Toward Optimum Existence

Russell M. Jaffe

The Impact of Industrialization on World Health

Jennie Popay, Jenny Griffiths, Peter Draper, and John Dennis

FUTURISM AS A WAY OF LIFE

Sociopolitical Forecasting: Managing the Black Hole of the Future Raymond P. Ewing

Prospective: Decision and Action

Hugues de Jouvenel....................................

A Good Futurist Is Fully Present

Marilyn Saunders

Senior Citizens As Futurists

Frank Snowden Hopkins...........................................

The Futurist As Ethicist

Robert B. Mellert

DREAMS INTO ACTION: METHODS AND REAL-LIFE EXPERIENCE

Community Decision-Making in the Future

M. Susan Linderman

Shaping Urban Futures Through Public Participation

Louis J. D'Amore and Sheila Rittenberg

CONCLUSION

What We Must Do: An Agenda for Futurists

Edward Cornish

Postscript

The Challenge of the '80s

Aurelio Peccei


 
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