Institute for Social Futures
Thinking futures is now widespread, fateful and problematic. Yet much futures research neglects the insights that social science, the arts and humanities, can offer. Lancaster’s Institute for Social Futures works innovatively across disciplinary boundaries linking science, social science and humanities to examine what futures might develop within key domains of human/material activity.
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Introducing: COP26 at Lancaster Festival
To tie in with a major climate change conference in Glasgow this November, the University is looking to spark debate and showcase our leading specialists and research relating to climate change as part of a ‘COP26 at Lancaster Festival’ – and we’d like you to get involved.