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2012: Decoding the Countercultural Apocalypse

by Gelfer, Joseph

21 December 2012 was believed to mark the end of the thirteenth B'ak'tun cycle in the Long Count of the Mayan calendar. Many people believed this date to mark the end of the world or, at the very least, a shift to a new form of global ...

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2052

A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years

by Jorgen Randers

<p>Forty years ago, <em>The Limits to Growth</em> study addressed the grand question of how humans would adapt to the physical limitations of planet Earth. It predicted that during the first half of the 21st century the ongoing growth in the ...

ISBN: 9781603584227

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7 Deadly Scenarios

A Military Futurist Explores War in the 21st Century

by Andrew Krepinevich

A global pandemic finds millions swarming across the U.S. border. Major American cities are leveled by black-market nukes. China’s growing civil unrest ignites a global showdown. Pakistan’s collapse leads to a hunt for its nuclear weapons. What ...

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Afrofuturism 2.0

The Rise of Astro-Blackness

by Tiffany E. Barber, Nettrice Gaskins, Ricardo Guthrie & others

<span><span>The ideas and practices related to afrofuturism have existed for most of the 20th century, especially in the north American African diaspora community. After Mark Dery coined the word "afrofuturism" in 1993, Alondra Nelson as a ...

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After Progress

Reason and Religion at the End of the Industrial Age

by John Michael Greer

<p>Progress is not just a goal in the West—it's a religion. Most people believe in its inherent value as enthusiastically and uncritically as medieval peasants believed in heaven and hell. Our faith in progress drives the popular insistence that

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After SETI Then What?

by Robert Stetson

<p>We’re looking in all the wrong ways for intelligent life in space, but, what if we found it? Would they be friendly? Would they give us all the magic they have learned to perform? Would they enrich our lives?</p><p>Even if they just said ...

ISBN: 9781301337415

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All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek

by Ilana Lehmann

<p>How many psychiatric diagnoses can we pin on Lt. Barclay?<br />Did Seven of Nine have autism?<br />How many wheelchairs were there on Star Trek?<br />Did Janeway have an addiction?<br />Who is the most unethical doctor in ...

ISBN: 9780990454014

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Are Humans Obsolete?

by Jim Hull

<p>Today machines can outplay us at chess, perform surgeries, manage airports, design buildings, act in films. Soon they&apos;ll compete with us in nearly every field. Will this cause mass layoffs and riots? Or will we benefit? ... Plus a clear ...

ISBN: 9781452309262

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Between Two Ages

The 21st Century and the Crisis of Meaning

by William Van Dusen Wishard

<P>"In Between Two Ages, Van Wishard has provided us with a masterful synthesis of the main currents of history, ranging over the centuries with an expert´s eye to identify the key trends in economics, technology and culture that have led us to ...

ISBN: 9781462829170

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Brand Shift: The Future of Brands and Marketing

by David Houle & Owen Shapiro

In their book, Brand Shift: The Future of Brands and Marketing, David Houle and Owen Shapiro deliver a powerful and persuasive look at how cultural change and accelerating technological advancement will affect brands and marketing in the years ...

ISBN: 9780990563518

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Burning the Page

The eBook Revolution and the Future of Reading

by Jason Merkoski

<p><strong>A groundbreaking vision on the future of reading, from an early innovator on Amazon's Kindle team.</strong></p> <ul> <li>Is digital the death knell for print?</li> <li>Or will it reinvigorate the written word? </li> <li>What will ...

ISBN: 9781402288821

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Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush: The Best of the Archdruid Report

by John Michael Greer

<p>Since 2006, author John Michael Greer has been sharing his perspectives on the fate of industrial civilization and more on his weekly blog, The Archdruid Report. His writing, both highly engaging and rooted in a depth of broad scholarship, ...

ISBN: 9781310831843

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CSR: Towards a DEFINITION

by Dr. Joji Valli

<p data-version="1.1"> <strong>What is CSR?</strong><br/><em>Can there be a single definition possible?</em><br/><u>What is CSR anyway?</u><br/> Until, last few decades of twentieth century, there was no explicit mention of the term Corporate ...

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Cultural Maturity

A Guidebook for the Future (With an Introduction to the Ideas of Creative Systems Theory)

by Charles M Johnston, MD

"Cultural Maturity: A Guidebook for the Future" is the most detailed of three new future- related works by the author. It looks deeply at how the most important challenges ahead for the species will require not just better ideas, but new human ...

ISBN: 9780974715483

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Dark Age America

Climate Change, Cultural Collapse, and the Hard Future Ahead

by John Michael Greer

<p>After decades of missed opportunities, the door to a sustainable future has closed, and the future we face now is one in which today's industrial civilization unravels in the face of uncontrolled climate change and resource ...

ISBN: 9781550926286

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Digital Death: Mortality and Beyond in the Online Age

by Christopher M. Moreman & A. David Lewis

<p>With DeadSocial™ one can create messages to be published to social networks after death. Facebook's "If I Die" enables users to create a video or text message for posthumous publication. Twitter _LIVESON accounts will keep tweeting even after

ISBN: 9781440831331

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Eco-Nihilism

The Philosophical Geopolitics of the Climate Change Apocalypse

by Wendy Lynne Lee

<span><span>If we were to ask what is the root cause of our current and unprecedented environmental crisis, climate change, many, particularly on the progressive Left, would refer to the excesses of capitalism—and they’d be right. In ...

ISBN: 9780739176894

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Ecotechnic Future

by John Michael Greer

n response to the coming impact of peak oil John Michael Greer helps us envision the transition from an industrial society to a sustainable ecotechnic world - not returning to the past but creating a society that supports relatively advanced ...

ISBN: 9781550924398

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Entering the Shift Age

The End of the Information Age and the New Era of Transformation

by David Houle

Praise for David Houle <p> "Houle breaks down big ideas into easily digestible, entertaining small bites...Crack this book open whenever globalization's gotten you down."-Slate.com. <p> "The Shift Age lifts us out of the rapids of techno-change ...

ISBN: 9781402272189

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Epiphany Z

Eight Radical Visions for Transforming Your Future

by Thomas Frey

"Epiphany Z" is Futurist Thomas Frey’s dynamic approach to envisioning, comprehending, and ultimately thriving in the radically different futures emerging around us at the speed of light.<p> <p>Frey’s unparalleled ability to detect emerging ...

ISBN: 9781683500186

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