Why the West Rules for Now

November 3, 2011

Hour 1: Can we predict the future of civilization by looking deep into the past? We’ll explore the “unified theory of all things geopolitical” this hour with Ian Morris [1], the Jean and Rebecca Willard Professor in Classics and History at Stanford University. His book, “Why the West Rules–for Now [2]: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future” (Picador, Paperback, 2011), is now out in paperback.

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[1] Ian Morris: http://humanexperience.stanford.edu/morris

[2] Why the West Rules–for Now: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvkHiL-H2io

[3] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/142002585/KERA_142002585.mp3

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