Book Discussion on The Measure of Civilization

Ian Morris looks at the development of civilizations over the past 15,000 years and uses current measures for human development to explain… read more

Ian Morris looks at the development of civilizations over the past 15,000 years and uses current measures for human development to explain why the center of advancement moved from the East to the West. Prof. Morris spoke at an event hosted by the World Affairs Council of Washington, DC. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Book Discussion on The Measure of Civilization

1,686 Views
Program ID:
311591-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 31, 2013
Last Aired:
May 12, 2013

Airing Details

  • Mar 31, 2013 | 2:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2013 | 5:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2013 | 8:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on The Measure of Civilization

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:16:26
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:16:26
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart