Books 1980’s

English futures books from the 1980’s

This list was compiled from contributions by members and is arranged in alphabetical order. Additional notes are given in [ ]’s after the reference including a count where members mentioned the book more than once.

Barney, Gerald O (1980), The Global 2000 Report to the President of the United States: Entering the 21st Century, Washington, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.

Bartkowski, F (1989), Feminist Utopias, Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press.

Bóna, E, Gábor, É, Sárkány, P, & Bíró, D (Eds) (1983), Future research in Hungary, Budapest, Akadémiai Kiadó.

Coates, JF & Jarrett, J (1989), What Futurists Believe, Lomond, World Future Society.

Dator, James (1980), Emerging Issues Analysis at the Hawaii Judiciary, Honolulu, Hawaii, State of Hawaii.

Eisler, R (1987), The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Futures, San Francisco, Harper & Row.

Forman, J & Sowton, C (Eds) (1989), Taking Our Time: Feminist Perspectives on Temporality, Oxford, Pergamon.

Galtung, Johan (1988), Essays in Peace Research: Vol. 1-6, Copenhagen, Christian Ejlers.

Glenn, Jerome C. (1989) Future Mind: Artificial Intelligence: Merging the Mystical and the Technological in the 21st Century, Washington, Acropolis Books.

Harman, W (1988), Global Mind Change, New York, Warner Books.

Jantsch, Eric (1980), The Self-Organizing Universe, New York, Pergamon Press. [2 mentions]

Jungk, Robert & Muller, Norbert (1987), Future Workshops: How to Create Desirable Futures, London, Institute for Social Inventions.

Lamm, Richard D (1985), Megatraumas: America at the Year 2000, Boston, Houghton Mifflin.

Marien, M & Jennings, L (1987), What I Have Learned: Thinking About the Future – Then and Now, Greenwood Press.

Markley, OW & Harmon, Willis (1982), Changing Images of Man, Stanford, Sanford Research Institute.

Masini, Eleonora B (Ed) (1983), Visions of Desirable Societies, Oxford, Pergamon Press.

Naisbitt, John (1982), Megatrends, Warner Books.

Nandy, Ashis (1987), Tradition, Tyranny, and Utopias, Delhi, Oxford University Press.

Nováky, E, Schmidt, Á (eds.), 1988, Technology of Future and Its Social Implications: Lectures of the European Regional Experts Meeting, Budapest, Institute for Social Sciences of HAS, Theoretical Research Institute of Trade Unions, 144 p.

Nuttin, J (1984), Future time perspective and motivation: Theory and research method, With the collaboration of Willy Lens, Hillsdale, New Jersey, Leuwen University Press and Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Nyilas, J, Benedeczki, J, Simai, M (eds.), 1976, Theoretical problems, current structural changes in the world economy, Budapest, Akadémiai Kiadó, 334 p.

Partridge, E (Ed) (1981), Why Care About the Future? Responsibilities to Future Generations, Buffalo, Prometheus Books.

Sarkar, PR (1982), The Liberation of Intellect- Neohumanism, Calcutta, Ananda Marga Publications.

Simai, M (ed.), 1988, Transnational corporations and the global economy, Houndmills in Basingstoke, MacMillan Press

Simai, M, 1981, Interdependence and conflicts in the world economy, Alphen aan den Rijn-Budapest, Sijthoff and Noordhoff – Akadémiai Kiadó, 219 p.

Smith, Wilfred Cantwell, (1981), Towards a world theology: Faith and the comparative history of religion, Westminster Press

Simon, J (1981), The Ultimate Resource, Princeton University Press.

Skolimowski, Henryk (1981), Eco-philosophy: designing new tactics for living, Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd., London – Salem, New Hampshire.

Szentes, T, 1988, The transformation of the world economy: New Directions and New Interests, London, Tokyo, UNU Press, Zed Books, 116 p.

Textor, Robert B, Bhansoon Labavalya, ML, Prabudhanitisarn, S (1984), Alternative Sociocultural Futures for Thailand: A Pilot Inquiry Among Academics, Chiang Mai, Thailand: Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University.

Toffler, Alvin (1980), Third Wave, USA, Bantam Books.

Toffler, Alvin (1985), The Adaptive Corporation, New York, McGraw-Hill.

Tydeman, J (1987), Futures Methodologies Handbook: An Overview of Futures Research Methodologies and Techniques, Melbourne, Commission for the Future, Commonwealth of Australia.

Wagar, Warrren (1989), A Short History of the Future, University of Chicago Press.

Wallerstein, Immanuel (1984), The Politics of the World Economy: The States, the Movements, and the Civilizations, London, Cambridge University Press.

World Commission on Environment and Development (1987), Our Common Future, Oxford.