Our plan is to publish two Handbooks in 2021

 

If you wish to cite the below structure of the forthcoming book, please refer as: Popper, R., Brooks, L., Cuhls, K., Popper, M., Sokolov, A., Velasco, G. (Eds) (2021) The Handbook of Universal Foresight: Impact, Methodology and Practice, Edward Elgar.

The Handbook of Universal Foresight is structured around 6 parts

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    01. The Philosophy of Foresight - Updates Chaps 1 in THoTF
    02. The Foresight family tree and its roots - Updates Chap 2 in THoTF
    03. Foresight-lite and Foresight-like Processes
    04. The role of science fiction and wild creativity
    05. Towards SMART Foresight Processes - Updates Chap 3 in THoTF
    06. Foresight Methodology and Practice - Updates Chap 3 in THoTF

     

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    07. Foresight in Africa
    08. Foresight in Asia
    09. Foresight in Europe
    10. Foresight in Latin America and the Caribbean - Updates Chap 12 in THoTF
    11. Foresight in North America
    12. Foresight in Oceania

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    13. Foresight for Science and Research Policy
    14. Foresight for Technology Development
    15. Foresight for Sustainability and Society
    16. Foresight for Businesses and Organisations
    17. Foresight for Territorial and Urban Development
    18. Foresight for Wicked-Problems and Moonshots

     

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    19. Foresight on Natural Sciences
    20. Foresight on Engineering and Technology
    21. Foresight on Medical Sciences
    22. Foresight on Agricultural Sciences
    23. Foresight on Social Sciences
    24. Foresight on Humanities

     

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    25. Foresight impact on knowledge-based products and services
    26. Foresight impact on socio-economic and STI systems
    27. Foresight impact on priority-setting and strategic management
    28. Foresight impact on paradigms, visions and appraisals
    29. Foresight impact on organisational and individual capabilities
    30. Foresight impact on cultural behaviours, attitudes and lifestyles

     

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    31. Foresight evaluation and renewal - Updates Chap 16 in THoTF
    32. Foresight players and major roles
    33. Foresight platforms and resources
    34. Foresight education and literacy
    35. Foresight pitfalls and challenges
    36. Foresight futures -Updates Chap 17 in THoTF

     

If you wish to cite the below structure of the second forthcoming book, please refer as: Popper, R. (Ed) (2021) The Handbook of Foresight Methods: Fostering Science Research and Innovation, Edward Elgar.

The Handbook of Foresight Methods is structured around 6 parts

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    01. From 11 to 22 to 33 to 44 to 55
    02. SMART Foresight Methodology
    03. Methods by type of technique
    04. Methods by type of approach
    05. Methods by type of knowledge source
    06. The Foresight Diamond (Reloaded)

     

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    07. Method 1
    08. Method 2
    09. Method 3
    10. Method 4
    11. Method 5
    12. Method 6
    13. Method 7
    14. Method 8
    15. Method 9
    16. Method 10
    17. Method 11

     

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    18. Method 12
    19. Method 13
    20. Method 14
    21. Method 15
    22. Method 16
    23. Method 17
    24. Method 18
    25. Method 19
    26. Method 20
    27. Method 21
    28. Method 22

     

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    29. Method 23
    30. Method 24
    31. Method 25
    32. Method 26
    33. Method 27
    34. Method 28
    35. Method 29
    36. Method 30
    37. Method 31
    38. Method 32
    39. Method 33

     

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    40. Method 34
    41. Method 35
    42. Method 36
    43. Method 37
    44. Method 38
    45. Method 39
    46. Method 40
    47. Method 41
    48. Method 42
    49. Method 43
    50. Method 44

     

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    51. Methodology for the Scoping phase
    52. Methodology for the Mobilising phase
    53. Methodology for the Anticipating phase
    54. Methodology for the Recommending phase
    55. Methodology for the Transforming phase