Ian Matthew Morris (born 27 January ) is a British archaeologist, historian and academic. He is currently Willard Professor of Classics at Stanford University . Warum Zivilisationen herrschen oder beherrscht werden: Ian Morris, Klaus Binder, Waltraud Götting, Andreas Simon dos Santos: Wer regiert die Welt?. Gibt es einen roten Faden durch die Geschichte, der uns im Rückblick zeigt, wohin die Zukunft uns führt? Der US-Wissenschaftler Ian Morris.

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Archived from the original on 14 July Archived from the original on 11 December The Regierg of Higher Education. It has been translated into 13 languages.

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He attended Alleyne’s High School in Stone, Staffordshireand studied ancient history and archaeology at the University of Birmingham. Wozu er gut istwas published by Campus Verlag in October Ian Matthew Morris born 27 January is a British archaeologist, historian and academic.

What is it Good For?: Mirris Read Edit View history. Five more translations are being prepared. The International Studies Association and Social Science History Association devoted panels to discussing the book at their annual meetings. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. For all of its horrors, over the last 10, years, war has made the world safer and richer, as it is diie the only way that people have found to create large, internally pacified societies that then drive down the rate of violent death.

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Wer regiert die Welt?

The lesson of the last 10, years of military history, he argues, is that the way to end war is by learning to manage it, not by trying to wish it out of existence.

Retrieved from ” https: He has also won a Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching in From tohe taught at the University of Chicago. Archived from the original on 1 November Why the West Rules–For Now.

His book, Why the West Rules—For Nowcompares East and West across the last 15, years, arguing that physical geographyrather than culture, religion, politics, geneticsor great menexplains Western domination of the globe.

Anyone who does not believe there are lessons to be learned from history should start here. What Is It Good for? The Thomas Alleyne School. Sincehe has been at Stanford.

sie It provides details of the evidence and the statistical methods used by Morris to construct the social development index that he used in Why the West Rules to compare long-term Eastern and Western history. This page was last edited on 11 Novemberat In his work was the subject of a lengthy profile in the Chronicle of Higher Education.


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Ian Morris (historian)

What Is It Good For? Morris also devotes a chapter to the Gombe Chimpanzee War in Tanzania.

The German translation of the book, Krieg: University of Birmingham ; Cambridge University. The book is being translated into Chinese.

He was one of the founders of the Stanford Archaeology Center and has served two terms as its director. Archived from the original on 19 January The Economist has called tegiert “an important book—one that challenges, stimulates and entertains.

Archived kan the original on 5 November Morris grew up in the United Kingdom.