The Future: Climate Change, Adaptation and Scenario Planning


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The gales of climate change blow the future open and closed. In response, we are having to learn to live with a renewed notion of limits and a novel level of uncertainty. One emerging governance response is a turn to scenario planning, which generates narratives about multiple futures refracted out from the present. Like climate change itself, scenario planning, and the broader field of futures studies it is part of, is historically and socially positioned, belying its application as a mere method or tool.

via Opening and closing the future: climate change, adaptation, and scenario planning – Open Research Online.

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