TABLE OF SEMANTIC CATEGORIES
These 12 Semantic Categories are provided to help sort sets or types of meanings. Brief descriptors are given for each category. More closely related categories are grouped in pairs. For details of words and categories, see TABLE OF SEMANTIC CATEGORIES (List with words).
broad and specific areas and domains in thematising futures
pressing situations, concerns and settings about the future
future facing ways of performing and enacting
points of view about and on the future and shaping futures
perspectives and philosophies behind approaches to futures
positions and views in shaping futures
persons or groupings who take part in a future related activity
objects or artifacts involved in a future event or process
modes of human experience and engagement in and for the future
expressions of emotions and feelings concerning the future
qualities and characteristics relating to the future
changes and effects via applying futures concepts and methods
steps, patterns and paths to future experience and engagement
qualitative tools and techniques for shaping futures
time and movement aspects and elements in working with futures
space and shape based elements and relations in understanding futures
means and modes of future oriented communication
principles, values, norms and behaviours in a future facing view
strategic, regulatory, policy and management of futures
financial, advantageous and business related future views
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