Search for dissertations about: "path dependency"

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  1. 26. Making Futures On Targets, Measures and Governance in Backcasting and Planning

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Josefin Wangel; KTH.; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; futures studies; backcasting; planning; governance; sustainable development;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the making of futures – in the sense of planning, through which the world of tomorrow is crafted, and in the sense of images of the future, developed through the futures studies approach of backcasting. The point of departure for the thesis is that more visionary and strategic forms of planning are needed if the challenges of sustainable development are to be met, and that backcasting, through its long-term, integrative and normative character, can be a helpful tool towards this end. READ MORE