Table of contents for Predicting the future / edited by Leo Howe and Alan Wain.

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Introduction: predicting the future Leo Howe; 1. The future of the universe Stephen Hawking; 2. Chaos Ian Stewart; 3. Comets and the world's end Simon Schaffer; 4. Predicting the economy Frank Hahn; 5. The medical frontier Ian Kennedy; 6. Divine providence in late antiquity Averil Cameron; 7. Buddist prediction: how open is the future? Richard Gombrich; 8. The last judgement Don Cupitt; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Index.

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