The book includes a careful description of the main idea, origins, practical examples, as well as strengths and weaknesses of the following interactive methods:
- Future creating workshop
- Interactive scenario analysis
- Search conference
- Design games
- Causal mapping
- Chronicle workshop
- Improvisational theatre
- Community building through dialogues
- Interactive SWOT methodology
- Interactive planning
Each of these methods can be applied in many different contexts in organizations, communities and networks. However, they can also be combined and adjusted for specific purposes.
In addition, the theoretical paradigms, epistemology and ethics related to these methods are also included in the book.