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Historical Dynamics: Why States Rise and Fall

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Many historical processes are dynamic. Populations grow and decline. Empires expand and collapse. Religions spread and wither. Natural scientists have made great strides in understanding dynamical processes in the physical and biological worlds using a synthetic approach that combines mathematical modeling with statistical analyses. Taking up the problem of territorial dyn ...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published October 19th 2003 by Princeton University Press (first published September 29th 2003)
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