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Sir Thomas Moreoriginator of the 'Utopian' ideal. Johan Galtung and Sohail Inayatullah  argue in Macrohistory and Macrohistorians that the search for grand patterns of social change goes all the way back to Ssu-Ma Chien BC and his theory of the cycles of virtue, although the work of Ibn Khaldun — such as The Muqaddimah  would be an example that is perhaps more intelligible to modern sociology.
Isadore Comteconsidered the father of scientific philosophy, was heavily influenced by the work of utopian socialist Henri Saint-Simonand his discussion of the metapatterns of social change presages futures studies as a scholarly dialogue. Memoirs of the Twentieth Century written by Samuel Madden intakes the form of a series of diplomatic letters written in and from British representatives in the foreign cities of ConstantinopleRomeParisand Moscow.
Madden went on to write The Reign of George VI, towhere in the context of the boom in canal construction at the time he envisioned a large network of waterways that would radically transform patterns of living - "Villages grew into towns and towns became cities".
It would be followed in by the magazine Popular Sciencewhich was aimed at a more general readership. Wellssetting their stories in an imagined future world. Early 20th Century[ edit ] H.
Wells first advocated for 'future studies' in a lecture delivered in Warren Wagarthe founder of future studies was H. From this havoc would ultimately emerge a world of peace and plenty, controlled by competent technocrats.
The lecture was well-received and was soon republished in book form. He advocated for the establishment of a new academic study of the future that would be grounded in scientific methodology rather than just speculation.
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He argued that a scientifically ordered vision of the future "will be just as certain, just as strictly science, and perhaps just as detailed as the picture that has been built up within the last hundred years to make the geological past. In a BBC broadcast he called for the establishment of "Departments and Professors of Foresight", foreshadowing the development of modern academic futures studies by approximately 40 years.
The WWI era led to adoption of futures thinking in institutions throughout Europe. Gosplan was responsible for economic planning and created plans in five year increments to govern the economy. One of the first Soviet dissidents, Yevgeny Zamyatinpublished the first dystopian novel, Wein The head of the committee, William F.
Ogburnanalyzed the past to chart trends and project those trends into the future, with a focus on technology. Similar technique was used during The Great Depressionwith the addition of alternative futures and a set of likely outcomes that resulted in the creation of Social Security and the Tennessee Valley development project.
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