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111 2  Workshop on Anticipation, Agency and Complexity|d(2017 :
       |cTrento, Italy) 
245 10 Anticipation, Agency and Complexity /|ceditors, Roberto 
       Poli and Marco Valerio. 
264  1 Cham, Switzerland :|bSpringer,|c[2019] 
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490 1  Anticipation science ;|vvolume 4. 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  Intro; Preface; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1: 
       Pragmatic Utopias; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Best Practices; 
       1.3 Evidence-Based Policy; 1.4 Innovation and Value 
       Creation; 1.5 Pragmatic Utopia; 1.6 Conclusion; 
       References; Chapter 2: The Role of Mindsets and Attitudes 
       in Determining Future Awareness; 2.1 Thick Present and 
       Future Unawareness; 2.2 The Role of Present Awareness in 
       Facing Possible Futures; 2.3 Mindfulness, Aesthetic and 
       Creativity to Tame Feral Futures; 2.4 Attitudes and 
       Behaviours that May Foster Future Awareness; 2.5 Applying 
       the Wisdom of Crowds; 2.6 Improving Predictive Accuracy 
505 8  2.7 Future Literacy2.8 Some Final Remarks; References; 
       Chapter 3: Multilayeredness of Anticipation; 3.1 
       Preliminary Remarks; 3.1.1 A Concept Clarification; 3.1.2 
       Some Antecedents; 3.2 Three Axes of Multilayeredness of 
       Anticipation; 3.2.1 Short- Versus Long-Term Perspective; 
       3.2.2 Existence Versus Non-existence; 3.2.3 First- Versus 
       Second-Order Anticipation; 3.3 A Final Conclusion; 
       References; Chapter 4: Self-Defeating Prophecies: When 
       Sociology Really Matters; 4.1 Introduction. Self-Defeating
       Prophecies Between Public Sociology and Scientific 
       Accuracy 
505 8  4.2 Self-Defeating and Self-Fulfilling Prophecies: 
       Reflexive Mechanisms in Sociological Forecasting4.3 
       Unawareness and Its Opposite: The Rationale of Self-
       Defeating Effects from the Point of View of Social Action 
       Theory; 4.4 Merton and Bourdieu as a Couple of ̀€̀€Classical
       Examples; References; Chapter 5: Pioneer Analysis as a 
       Futures Research Method for Analysing Transformations; 5.1
       Introduction; 5.2 Pioneers as a Subject of Academic 
       Research; 5.2.1 Who Are Pioneers?; 5.2.2 Pioneering in 
       Different Fields; 5.2.3 Pioneer Analysis, Futures Research
       and Anticipation 
505 8  5.3 Pioneer Analysis as a Methodological Approach5.3.1 
       Hybrid Method of Pioneer Analysis and Transformative 
       Scenarios as a Survey; 5.3.2 Pioneers in Industries or 
       Sectors in Transition; 5.4 Exploring Pioneering Actions 
       for Emancipatory Transformations; 5.5 Conclusions; 
       References; Chapter 6: The Notion of Existential Risk and 
       Its Role for the Anticipation of Technological 
       Developments Long-Term Impact; 6.1 Genealogy of an Idea; 
       6.1.1 The Human Species and Its Vulnerability; 6.1.2 Mass 
       Extinctions; 6.1.3 Nuclear Threat and Technological Risks;
       6.2 Classification of Existential Risks 
505 8  6.2.1 Bostroms Taxonomies6.2.2 Endogenous Existential 
       Risks; 6.2.3 Exogenous Existential Risks; 6.3 Current 
       Research on Existential Risks; 6.3.1 The Future of 
       Humanity Institute; 6.3.2 The Center for the Study of 
       Existential Risk; 6.3.3 The Future of Life Institute; 6.4 
       Conclusions: From Precautionary Principle to Existential 
       Risk; References; Chapter 7: Anticipations of Digital 
       Sustainability: Self-Delusions, Disappointments and 
       Expectations; 7.1 Anticipation with High Expectations; 7.2
       Digital Tech and Sustainable Development: A Missed 
       Opportunity; 7.3 Digital Tech Is No Clean Tech 
520    This volume presents a selection of the Proceedings of the
       Workshop on Anticipation, Agency and Complexity held in 
       Trento (Italy) on April 2017. The contributions contained 
       in the book brilliantly revolve around three core concepts
       : agency, complexity and anticipation, giving precious 
       insights to further define the discipline of anticipation.
       In a world that moves increasingly fast, constantly on the
       verge of disruptive events, more and more scholars and 
       practitioners in any field feel in need of new approaches 
       to make sense of the complexity and uncertainty that the 
       future seems to bear. The theory of anticipation tries to 
       describe how possible futures are intrinsically 
       intertwined with the present. 
588 0  Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, Febrary
       22, 2019). 
650  0 Future, The|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/
       sh2012000754|xSocial aspects|0http://id.loc.gov/
       authorities/subjects/sh00002758|vCongresses.|0http://
       id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh99001533 
650  0 Expectation (Philosophy)|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       subjects/sh86006042|vCongresses.|0http://id.loc.gov/
       authorities/subjects/sh99001533 
650  0 Expectation (Psychology)|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       subjects/sh85046420|vCongresses.|0http://id.loc.gov/
       authorities/subjects/sh99001533 
650  0 Agent (Philosophy)|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects
       /sh85002175|vCongresses.|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       subjects/sh99001533 
650  0 Complexity (Philosophy)|vCongresses.|0http://id.loc.gov/
       authorities/subjects/sh2009121116 
655  4 Electronic books. 
655  7 Conference papers and proceedings.|2fast|0http://
       id.worldcat.org/fast/1423772 
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       id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2014026068 
700 1  Poli, Roberto,|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/
       no2003096776|eeditor. 
700 1  Valerio, Marco,|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/
       no2019170142|eeditor. 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aWorkshop on Anticipation, Agency and 
       Complexity (2017 : Trento, Italy).|tAnticipation, Agency 
       and Complexity.|dCham, Switzerland : Springer, [2019]
       |z3030036227|z9783030036225|w(OCoLC)1055825731. 
830  0 Anticipation science ;|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       names/no2019169946|vv. 4. 
990    SpringerLink|bSpringer English/International eBooks 2019 -
       Full Set|c2019-08-07|yNew collection 
       springerlink.ebooks2019|5OH1 
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