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Special Issue
Future Moves in Culture, Society and Technology
Guest editor: Markus S Schulz

March 2015; Vol. 63, No. 2
 

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Introduction

  • Future moves: Forward-oriented studies of culture, society, and technology
    Markus S Schulz
    Abstract

Approaching Futures

  • Diagnosis of the times vs description of society
    Lars Geer Hammershøj
    Abstract
  • Building on anticipation: Dystopia as empowerment
    Frédéric Claisse and Pierre Delvenne
    Abstract
  • Sociological quasi-labs: The case for deductive scenario development
    Alexander Ruser
    Abstract

Future Selves

  • Projecting selves: From insecurity to reflection?
    Mariolina Graziosi
    Abstract
  • Desired images, regulating figures, constructed imaginaries: The future as an apriority for society to be possible
    Natàlia Cantó-Milà and Swen Seebach
    Abstract

Future Technology

  • Obsolescence, presentification, revolution: Sociotechnical discourse as site for in fieri futures
    Giuseppina Pellegrino
    Abstract
  • Transculturality in the internet: Culture flows and virtual publics
    Christina Schachtner
    Abstract

Global Futures

  • Sustainable development goals and quality of life targets: Insights from Metro Manila
    Emma Porio
    Abstract