Engaging the Future Forecasts, Scenarios, Plans, and Projects

ISBN-10: 1558441700
ISBN-13: 9781558441705
Edition: 2007
List price: $35.00 Buy it from $3.94
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Engaging the future successfully will require the active participation of planners, community leaders, and many individuals, as well as the contributions of students and scholars of planning. To shape any number of possible futures, we must imagine  More...

Used Starting from $17.69
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Art Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of World Philosophies Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
American History Volume 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Music Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
Publication date: 7/17/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 7.09" wide x 9.84" long
Weight: 2.332
Language: English

Engaging the future successfully will require the active participation of planners, community leaders, and many individuals, as well as the contributions of students and scholars of planning. To shape any number of possible futures, we must imagine them in advance and understand how they might emerge. Forecasts, scenarios, plans, and projects are four ways of representing, manipulating, and assessing ideas about the future. The chapters in this richly illustrated volume offer a variety of tools and examples to help planners advocate for a new kind of planning-one that allows communities to face uncertain and malleable futures with continuous and deliberative planning activities.

Engaging the Future: Tools for Effective Planning Practices
The Use of Forecasts in Creating and Adopting Visions for Regional Growth
Vision, Planning, and Democracy
Promoting the Community Future in the Contest with Present Individualism
Using a Scenario Approach: From Business to Regional Futures
Using Scenarios to Make Urban Plans
Using Scenarios to Build Planning Capacity
How We Use Planning: Planning Cultures and Images of Futures
Forecasting to Learn How the World Can Work
Deliberating About the Future
Developing and Using Scenarios
Engaging the Public through Narrative-Based Scenarios
Person-Oriented Narratives: Extensions on Scenario Planning for Multicultural and Multivocal Communities
Using Plans and Plan Making Processes: Deliberation and Representations of Plans
Engaging the Future More Effectively: A Model Request for Proposals

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×