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15.9 EUR
464 pp. (English). Second-hand.
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16.9 EUR
URSS. 176 pp. (English).

The book presents the results of the research in the field of speech formation in relation to the practice of FLT (Foreign Language Teaching) in Russia.

Special attention has been paid to the new problems in linguistics and teaching methods which have arisen in a new Russia --- when the era of international... (More)

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13.9 EUR
216 pp. (English).
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The monograph presents a coherent account of the major technological changes starting from the emergence of Homo sapiens until present and outlines the prospects of technological development in the next 30-60 years.

What determines a society's transition from one level of development to another? One... (More)

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Grinin L., Ilyin I., Korotayev A. (Ed.).
Globalistics and Globalization Studies
400 pp. (English).
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Today globalization can be treated as the most important global process. It is a multi-faceted phenomenon and in every country it has its own image. One can get a truly objective picture of the rapidly changing and integrating world only through a synthesis of all those particular visions. In the present... (More)

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320 pp. (English).
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The present monograph considers some macrohistorical trends along with the aspects of globalization. Macrohistory is history on the large scale that tells the story of the entire world or of some major dimensions of historical process. For the present study three aspects of macrohistory have been chosen.... (More)

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Grinin L., Korotayev A., Carneiro R.L., Spier F. (Ed.).
Evolution: Cosmic, Biological, and Social
296 pp. (English).
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The almanac is helpful for those who study interdisciplinary macroproblems as well as for specialists working within specific trends, and also for those who to a greater or lesser extent are interested in the evolutionary problems of astrophysics, geology, biology, history, anthropology, linguistics;... (More)

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Grinin L., Korotayev A., Rodrigue B.H. (Ed.).
Evolution: A Big History Perspective
296 pp. (English).
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This issue of the almanac aims at filling the gap in the mega-evolutionary research. The Editors believe that the present Almanac, which brings together scientists working in different areas of the vast evolutionary field, will hopefully make a contribution to this process.The contributions to this volume... (More)

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Grinin L., Herrmann P., Korotayev A., Tausch A. (Ed.).
History and mathematics: Processes and Models of Global Dynamics
296 pp. (English).
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A more and more important role is played by new directions in historical research that study long-term dynamic processes and quantitative changes. This kind of history can hardly develop without the application of mathematical methods. The history is studied more and more as a system of various processes,... (More)

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21.9 EUR
Turchin P., Grinin L., Munck V.C.de, Korotayev A. (Ed.).
History and mathematics: Historical Dynamics and Development of Complex Societies
URSS. 216 pp. (English).
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The times of “Pure History” when historians were only interested in the deeds of kings and heroes passed long ago. A more and more important role is played by new directions in historical research that study long-term dynamic processes and quantitative changes. This kind of history can hardly develop... (More)

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Grinin L., Munck V.C.de, Korotayev A. (Ed.).
History and mathematics: Analyzing and Modeling Global Development
URSS. 184 pp. (English).
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This almanac initiates a series of edited volumes dedicated to various aspects of the application of mathematical methods to the study of history and society. It comprises articles that apply mathematical methods to the study of various epochs and scales: from deep historical reconstruction to the pressing... (More)

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13.9 EUR
URSS. 160 pp. (English).
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Human society is a complex nonequilibrium system that changes and develops constantly. Complexity, multivariability, and contradictions of social evolution lead researchers to a logical conclusion that any simplification, reduction, or neglect of the multiplicity of factors leads inevitably to the multiplication... (More)

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13.9 EUR
URSS. 176 pp. (English).

Human society is a complex nonequilibrium system that changes and develops constantly. Complexity, multivariability, and contradictions of social evolution lead researchers to a logical conclusion that any simplification, reduction, or neglect of the multiplicity of factors leads inevitably to the multiplication... (More)

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13.9 EUR
URSS. 128 pp. (English).
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Human society is a complex nonequilibrium system that changes and develops constantly. Complexity, multivariability, and contradictoriness of social evolution lead researchers to a logical conclusion that any simplification, reduction, or neglect of the multiplicity of factors leads inevitably to the... (More)

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21.9 EUR
URSS. 304 pp. (English).
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What are the problems and dilemmas that confront man in the age of science? Will he be able to control the rapid course of scientific and technological progress or will he become a victim of scientistic manipulations? How does science relate to humanistic principles.

The author examines the problems... (More)

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13.9 EUR
URSS. 184 pp. (English).
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Until quite recently, cultural evolution has commonly been regarded as the permanent teleological move to a greater level of hierarchy, crowned by state formation. However, recent research, particularly those based upon the principle of heterarchy --- л...the relation of elements to one another when... (More)

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16.9 EUR
Grinin L.E., Carneiro R.L., Bondarenko D.M., Kradin N.N., Korotayev A.V. (Ed.).
The Early State, Its Alternatives and Analogues
544 pp. (English).
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Issues of formation and evolution of the early (archaic) state continue to remain among those problems which have not found their generally accepted solutions yet. Contributors to The Early State , Its Alternatives and Analogues represent both traditional and non-traditional points of view on the evolution... (More)

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Rare book.
272 pp. (English).
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Rare book.
236 pp. (English).
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