History and future : using historical thinking to imagine the future
Argues that the historical method is an excellent way to think about and represent the future. This book asserts that futurists should not view the future as a scientist might - aiming for predictions and certainties - but rather should view the future in the same way that an historian views the past.
eBook, English, c2007
Lexington Books, Lanham, MD, c2007
1 online resource (xiii, 175 pages : illustrations)
A history of the future
Evidence, inference and statements
Structures and events