Researching for Desirable Futures: From Real Utopias to Imagining Alternatives

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  title={Researching for Desirable Futures: From Real Utopias to Imagining Alternatives},
  author={Ali Aslan G{\"u}m{\"u}say and Juliane Reinecke},
  journal={Journal of Management Studies},
  year={2021}
}
Moments of crisis may serve as critical junctures for imagining alternatives. As the future has become increasingly volatile and precarious in these unsettled times of pandemic, climate emergency, rising inequality and an ever looming digital (r)evolution, there is a great need and opportunity to develop theory that can guide society towards its future potentialities. But how can we theorize what does not (yet) exist? A central task would be to develop methodological strategies that make the… 

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