imaginary

Would we risk an imaginary deficit?

A paradigm shift in civilization also means a radical change in reference points and a recomposition of the structural elements of society. We cannot think of the world in the making with the frame of reference of the one who created it, Einstein said. Changing the paradigm of civilization means re-founding our

Plus

Foresight and Science-Fiction

In Misery of Historicism (1945), Karl Popper states: "The future course of history is unpredictable. "In "SF and Experimentation", Isabelle Stengers seems to argue the opposite (Hottois, Philosophy and SF, 2000). In "SF and Experimentation", Isabelle Stengers seems to argue the opposite (Hottois, Philosophy and SF, 2000).

Plus

Extension of the field of foresight

Quand les imaginaires et la fiction s’invitent dans la prospective, et quand la prospective s’embarque dans l’action, grandit-elle ou se perd-elle ?  En 2013 la Communauté urbaine de Lyon, en partenariat avec l’École Nationale Supérieure des beaux-arts de Lyon et la Cité du design, organisait un colloque dédié à la prospective. Cinquante ans

Plus

Design: a composite discipline useful for foresight?

/

Sachant anticiper les tendances, traduire des informations tirées du marketing et de la R&D, prendre en compte des contraintes techniques, le design se diffuse aujourd’hui largement. « Le principal argument mis en avant par les designers c’est que le design peut tout réinventer, jusqu’aux services publics, car leur métier est

Plus

JOIN

THE CIRCLE OF THOSE WHO WANT TO UNDERSTAND OUR TIME OF TRANSITION, LOOK AT THE WORLD WITH OPEN EYES AND ACT

You have received 3 free articles to discover UP'.

Enjoy unlimited access to our content!

From $1.99 per week only.