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Uncertainty

Jens Zinn

John Wiley & Sons, Ltd | Published : 2015

Abstract

Design+Ethnography+Futures is a research programme which seeks to explore how the future orientation of combining design + ethnography approaches invites new forms of changemaking, where uncertainty and the ‘not-yet-made’ is at the centre of inquiry. It brings the improvisory, playful, imaginative, sensorial and somewhat contested edges of both fields to create an opening to experiment with what might emerge out of an assembly of ideas, people, feelings, things and processes. This publication focuses in on one of these concerns to ask what happens when uncertainty is placed at the centre of the agenda, and what we might learn from an exploration about harnessing the generative potential of ..

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