Why The West Rules For Now

Author: Ian Morris
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429977043
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The book brings together the latest findings across disciplines—from ancient history to neuroscience—not only to explain why the West came to rule the world but also to predict what the future will bring in the next hundred years.

Aufstieg Und Fall Westlicher Herrschaft

Author: Martin Sebaldt
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3658102179
Size: 51.66 MB
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So bleibt nur mit einem zugegebenermaßen etwas ernüchternden Fazit zu
schließen: „He tells us he wants history to be a branch of science, but ... Why the
west rules – For now: The patterns of history and what they reveal about the
future.

Wer Regiert Die Welt Sonderausgabe

Author: Ian Morris
Publisher: Campus Verlag
ISBN: 3593397102
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Ian Morris hat ihn aufgerollt: Aus einer Vielzahl historischer Fakten, archäologischer Funde, naturwissenschaftlicher Erkenntnisse und empirischer Methoden lässt er ein überwältigendes Bild der Menschheitsgeschichte entstehen.

Kolumbus Erbe

Author: Charles C. Mann
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 364403771X
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Charles C. Mann zeichnet ein spannendes Panorama dieser Vorgänge, das Kontinente und Jahrhunderte umfasst.

Gewalt

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 310401616X
Size: 68.49 MB
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In einem wahren Opus Magnum, einer groß angelegten Gesamtgeschichte unserer Zivilisation, untersucht der weltbekannte Evolutionspsychologe Steven Pinker die Entwicklung der Gewalt von der Urzeit bis heute und in allen ihren individuellen ...

Knowing Our Future

Author: Michael Lee
Publisher: Infinite Ideas
ISBN: 1906821984
Size: 20.79 MB
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'The most general pattern of the sociocultural change is that of incessantly
varying recurrent processes.' (Ibid. 674) Morris, Why the West Rules – For Now –
The patterns of history and what they reveal about thefuture (2011) 288. Ibid. 33,
35.

Challenging Religious Studies

Author: John Atherton
Publisher: SCM Press
ISBN: 0334046491
Size: 19.38 MB
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... 2011, Why the West Rules-For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They
Reveal About the Future, London: Profile Books, p. 166, Fig. 3.7. Page 115,
Figure 2 is from I. Morris, 2011, Why the West Rules-For Now: The Patterns of
History, ...

The Measure Of Civilization

Author: Ian Morris
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400844762
Size: 21.64 MB
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The Measure of Civilization follows this format. it is a companion volume to my
earlier book Why the West Rules—For Now: The Patterns of History, and What
They Reveal about the Future. When i was writing Why the West Rules—For Now
, ...

Escaping Poverty

Author: Peer Vries
Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN: 384700168X
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Peer Vries, University Vienna During the last twenty years of my career I have
been studying the 'rise of the West'. ... Even the so-called BRIC countries, that as
a rule hold centre stage in reflections on current global economic change, are a
variegated lot. ... I gladly leave it to others to discuss the “patterns of history and
what they reveal about the future. ... 1309 Ian Morris, Why the West rules – for
now ...