Jared Diamond:
Jared Diamond over de ondergang van beschavingen

TED2003 · 18:21 · Filmed Feb 2003
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Waarom gaan beschavingen ten onder? De Noormannen uit het Groenland ten tijde van de IJzertijd, en de ontbossing op het Paaseiland en in Montana van vandaag, leren Jared Diamond signalen herkennen die voorbodes zijn van ondergang, en hoe we die — als we het op tijd opmerken — kunnen vermijden.

Civilization scholar
Jared Diamond investigates why cultures prosper or decline — and what we can learn by taking a broad look across many kinds of societies. Full bio
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