A Vision for 2012: Planning for Extraordinary Change

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Fulcrum Pub., May 14, 2008 - Political Science - 128 pages
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Many believe that the world is entering a time of monumental change. In this timely and insightful essay, noted futurist John L. Petersen explains how our leaders can prepare for life-altering events, such as climate change, oil shortages, financial upheaval, epidemics, or a new level of sophistication among terrorists.

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This was assigned reading for the leadership program I am in at work. Interesting little book that observes trends in economics, energy, and the environment, and speculates that the future will be very different than the past. Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
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Chapter Three
29
Chapter Four
51
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John L. Petersen, a leading futurist, founded and presently heads The Arlington Institute, a Washington, DC-area think tank that studies global futures. He is the editor of FUTUREdition and the author of Out of the Blue: Anticipating Wild Cards and Other Future Surprises, and The Road to 2015: Profiles of the Future.