Category Archives: Future studies

Three scenarios for the future – lessons from the sociology of knowledge

Read This review draws on social realist approaches in the sociology of knowledge and, in light of them, constructs three scenarios for the future of education in the next decades. The focus of the review is on one of the … Continue reading

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The Future of Work and implications for Education

Read This report considers how the nature of work and employment is likely to change over the next few decades, in the context of developments in technology and other key drivers of change. It summarises the main trends in employment … Continue reading

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The Future of Food and Farming: Challenges and choices for global sustainability

Read The final report of the Foresight project Global Food and Farming Futures, which set out to explore the increasing pressures on the global food system over the next 40 years was published on 24 January 2011. The Report, The … Continue reading

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