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Prosperity & Violence considers the background of human civilization and explains the origins of the trendy nation, concentrating on the evolution of capitalism as cultures movement from dispersed agrarian clans to the dense sleek metropolis.

trained by means of firsthand adventure with the political and monetary improvement of many varied cultures, Bates demonstrates how winning glossy states harness ethnic range for prosperity instead of for violence and political energy. short and compelling, Prosperity & Violence is bound to be a great complement in any comparative politics direction.

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