‘The Possible Human’ Review of ‘The Future: A VSI’ in the ‘Network Review’

The Future: A Very Short Introduction by Jennifer M. Gidley (OUP, 2017) BOOK REVIEW by David Lorimer, Editor of the Network Review: Journal of the Scientific and Medical Network (2017) No. 123, Issue 1: 54-55. In this brilliant and concise overview – part of the OUP Very Short Introduction series – [Jennifer Gidley] gives readers multiple insights into…

Review of ‘The Future: A Very Short Introduction” in ‘World Futures Review’

The Future: A Very Short Introduction by Jennifer M. Gidley (OUP, 2017) BOOK REVIEW by Jim Dator, Editor of World Futures Review in the World Futures Review 2017 Volume 9 (2): 65-71. BRIEF EXTRACT: “In [the first] three chapters, [Gidley’s] summary of the long history of ideas about time, the future, preferred futures, utopias and dystopias, progress and…