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Long-term trajectories of human civilization

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This paper aims to formalize long-term trajectories of human civilization as a scientific and ethical field of study. The long-term trajectory of human civilization can be defined as the path that human civilization takes during the entire future time period in which human civilization could continue to exist.

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This paper focuses on four types of trajectories: status quo trajectories, in which human civilization persists in a state br...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1108/FS-04-2018-0037

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Humanities
Department:
Philosophy
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Publisher:
Emerald Publishing Limited Publisher's website
Journal:
Foresight Journal website
Volume:
21
Issue:
1
Publication date:
2019-02-28
Acceptance date:
2018-07-26
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EISSN:
1465-9832
ISSN:
1463-6689
Source identifiers:
891726
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pubs:891726
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uuid:2e0b181c-ee8f-446e-a790-f76fbc972757
Local pid:
pubs:891726
Deposit date:
2018-07-30

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