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
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Brown, Kerry. 2011. Why the west rules – For now by Ian Morris. http://www.
asianreviewofbooks.com/new/?revID=1186. Zugegriffen: 10. Dez. 2014.
Diamond, Jared. 1999. Guns, germs, and steel. The fates of human societies.
New York: Norton. Duchesne, Ricardo. 2011. Why the west rules – For now: The
patterns of history and what they reveal about the future. http://www.history.ac.uk/
reviews/review/1091. Zugegriffen: 10. Dez. 2014. Ferguson, Niall. 2010. Why the
west rules – For ...

Die Macht Der Geographie

Author: Tim Marshall
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3423428562
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In 10 Kapiteln zeigt Tim Marshall knapp, anschaulich und pointiert, wie Geographie Geschichte macht und gemacht hat: in Russland, China, den USA, in Europa, Afrika, Lateinamerika, Indien und Pakistan, Japan und Korea, dem Nahen Osten, der ...

Knowing Our Future

Author: Michael Lee
Publisher: Infinite Ideas
ISBN: 1906821984
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662. Ibid. 282. Ibid. 283. 'Instead of any linear trend, the currents rise and fall,
fluctuating without any continuous tendency in the course of time.' (Ibid. 308.) Ibid
. 662. '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. Ibid. 84. Ibid. 28. Schumpeter, The Theory ofEconomic Development (1934)

Challenging Religious Studies

Author: John Atherton
Publisher: SCM Press
ISBN: 0334046491
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Page 114, Figure 1 is from I. Morris, 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, and What They Reveal About the Future,
London: Profile Books, p. 156, Fig. 3.1. Page 116, Figure 3 is from R. Fogel, 2000
, The Fourth Great Awakening and the Future of Egalitarianism, London and
Chicago: ...

The Second Machine Age

Author: Andrew Mcafee
Publisher: Plassen Verlag
ISBN: 3864702224
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Wer profitiert, wer verliert? Antworten auf diese Fragen bietet das neue Buch der Technologie-Profis Erik Brynjolfsson und Andrew McAfee. Seit Jahren arbeiten wir mit Computern - und Computer für uns.

The Second Machine Age Work Progress And Prosperity In A Time Of Brilliant Technologies

Author: Erik Brynjolfsson
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393241254
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Ian Morris, Why the West Rules—For Now: The Patterns of History, and What
They Reveal About the Future (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010), p. 73.
2. Ibid., p. 74. 3. Ibid., p. 71. 4. Ibid., p. 112. 5. Karl Jaspers, The Origin and Goal
of History. Translated From the German by Michael Bullock (London: Routledge
K. Paul, 1953), p. 51. 6. “Major Religions of the World Ranked by Number of
Adherents,” 2007, http://www.adherents.com/Religions_By_Adherents.html/. 7.

The Measure Of Civilization

Author: Ian Morris
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400844762
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How Social Development Decides the Fate of Nations Ian Morris. 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, my editors and i
decided to post supporting materials on a website rather than producing a
second print volume in print, but since then it has become clear that there is some
interest ...

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'. That of course is somewhat ironic as these ...
Even the so-called BRIC countries, that as a rule hold centre stage in reflections
on current global economic change, are a variegated lot. Brazil seems a case of
its own. At the moment it still ... I gladly leave it to others to discuss the “patterns of
history and what they reveal about the future.”1309 As late as the 1960s, experts
as ...

Cengage Advantage Books Western Civilization Beyond Boundaries

Author: Thomas F. X. Noble
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133610137
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The Ancient Near East and the Future of the West; Why the West Rules—For Now
: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future; Civilization:
The West and the Rest; and No One's World: The West, the Rising Rest, and the
Coming Global Turn attests to the continuing fascination with Western civiliza~
tion. Everyone agrees that for the last five hundred years the West has ruled the
globe. Some agree that Western dominance has been not only effective but also