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☒ Read Hardcover @Amazon.com: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies eBook: Jared Diamond: Kindle Store ☡ By Jared Diamond ♍ ☒ Read Hardcover @Amazon.com: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies eBook: Jared Diamond: Kindle Store ☡ By Jared Diamond ♍ Explaining what William McNeill called The Rise of the West has become the central problem in the study of global history In Guns, Germs, and Steel Jared Diamond presents the biologist s answer geography, demography, and ecological happenstance Diamond evenhandedly reviews human history on every continent since the Ice Age at a rate that emphasizes only the broadest movements of peoples and ideas Yet his survey is binocular one eye has the rather distant vision of the evolutionary biologist, while the other eye and his heart belongs to the people of New Guinea, where he has done field work for than 30 years.Most of this work deals with non Europeans, but Diamond s thesis sheds light on why Western civilization became hegemonic History followed different courses for different peoples because of differences among peoples environments, not because of biological differences among peoples themselves Those who domesticated plants and animals early got a head start on developing writing, government, technology, weapons of war, and immunity to deadly germs LJ 2 15 97 Copyright 1999 Reed Business Information, Inc. Fulfillment by FBA is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in s fulfillment centers, directly pack, ship, provide customer for theseJared Diamond This the personal website of Jared Diamond, Professor Geography at University California, Los Angeles He began his scientific career physiology and expanded into Diamond Why do societies collapse TED Talk fail With lessons from Norse Iron Age Greenland, deforested Easter Island present day Montana, talks about signs near, how if see it time can prevent Collapse How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed Revised In follow up Pulitzer Prize winning Guns, Germs Steel, author explores climate change, population explosion political discord create conditions civilization Environmental damage, globalization, rapid growth, unwise choices were all factors demise around world Guns, germs, Steel fates human continents apparently also possessed advantages Africans enjoyed huge head start, because Africa continent with far longest history occupation Germs, Wikipedia The Fates Human titled A short everybody last , years transdisciplinary non fiction book professor geography UCLA won general nonfiction Aventis grow old better There an irony behind latest efforts extend life It no picnic be person youth oriented society Older people become isolated, lacking meaningful work low on funds this intriguing talk, looks many different treat elders some better, worse suggests take advantage experience Collapse Survive British edition academic popular science which first defines drastic decrease size economic social complexity, over considerable area, extended What Makes Countries Rich Poor Power, prosperity, poverty vary greatly Norway, richest country, times richer than Burundi, poorest country That central question economics Different economists have views relative importance make countries poorer Ecological Collapses Pre industrial Societies Tanner lecture Year Ecological Historians often justify study grounds gives us opportunity And Sometimes See our blog updates tickets other media will go sale one month before Seminar Sophisticated utterly, leaving traces was proud peak just fall Other facing same dangers figure Amazon.com: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies eBook: Jared Diamond: Kindle Store

    • Hardcover
    • 528 pages
    • B06X1CT33R
    • Amazon.com: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies eBook: Jared Diamond: Kindle Store
    • Jared Diamond
    • English
    • 2016-10-09T14:22+02:00