: Patrick A. Duin
Eburon Uitgeverij B.V.
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Because Polak finds it important to have an international term and a link with
other academic fields, he opts in favour of the term prognostics: “...the science
with advanced methods and instruments, aims at exploring the future and
acquiring ... Malaska (2001, based on Masini, 1998) differentiates between
various approaches to the future (predicting
, inventing, forecasting, making
researching and/or understanding) and mentions futurology, futures study,
prospective study, and futures ...