Istanbul 2016

Futures Studies

On 16-17 March, 2016, 12 participants gathered to take part in a "Futures of Turkey" workshop held at The Alliance of Civilizations Institute in Istanbul, Turkey. This gathering focused on Muslim futures in Turkey and featured MA and PhD students from a range of academic disciplines.  

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Timeline

I think therefore I am
I progress therefore I am
I shop therefore I am
I share therefore I am
Defined
Monolithic
Relative
Contradictory
I am tradition and culture
I am science and technology
I am what I buy
I am online
Simple, Closed
Complicated, Closed
Complex, Open
Open, Interconnected, Chaotic
Conquest, Supremacy, Progress
Progress, Efficiency, Modernization
Relativism, Plurality, Individuality
Complexity, Chaos, Contradictions