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Upheaval

by Lou Dobbs

  • 130 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Political Ideologies,
  • Social policy,
  • General,
  • Conservatism & Liberalism,
  • Social problems,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE,
  • Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254) and index.

    StatementLou Dobbs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN59.2 .D63 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 274 pages ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26459747M
    ISBN 101476728852, 1476728860
    ISBN 109781476728858, 9781476728865, 9781476728872
    LC Control Number2013034055
    OCLC/WorldCa854892627

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He likes to think he’s a pioneer. “This book has been an initial step in a program of comparative studies of national crises.” That’s cobblers. Upheaval is neither illuminating nor groundbreaking.

Diligent scholars, including Paul Kennedy, Daron Acemoglu   In his new book, “Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis,” Jared Diamond, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning “Guns, Germs, and Steel,” wants us to believe that national crises Upheaval aims to be a paradigm shifting book.

Coming from the author of Guns, Germs and Steel this is by no means an unrealistic goal. In Guns, Germs and Steel Dr. Diamond attempted to explain much of cultural history and differences as the result of geographic variance. While not uncontroversial, it did spawn a large discussion on the role of  › Society, Politics & Philosophy › Social Sciences › Anthropology.

Our Critical Review. Though Upheaval is as across-the-board and all-embracing as Guns, Germs, and Steel, it is much less rigorous and much more so, it is once again a joy and a gem of a book.

“Though the analysis stumbles,” writes Moisés Naím in The Washington Post, “the virtues of Diamond’s storytelling shine through.”And he advises us to ignore Diamond’s   Adding a psychological dimension to the in-depth history, geography, biology, and anthropology that mark all of Diamond's books, Upheaval reveals factors influencing how both whole nations and individual people can respond to big challenges.

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Most did not survive. These are the accounts of some of those who did. This book is not a survivalist story. Though they are not in this book, the following books in this series do contain almost The Upheaval Read More»Adding a psychological dimension to the in-depth history, geography, biology, and anthropology that mark all of Diamond's books, Upheaval reveals the factors that influence how both nations and individuals can respond to enormous challenges.

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