Jared M. Diamond
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Jared M. Diamond

Jared Mason Diamond is an American scientist and author best known for his popular science books 'The Third Chimpanzee' ; 'Guns, Germs, and Steel' ; 'Collapse' ; and 'The World Until Yesterday' . Originally trained in physiology, Diamond is known for drawing from a variety of fields, including anthropology, ecology, geography and evolutionary biology. He is a professor of geography at the University of California, Los Angeles. Wikipedia*

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Jared M. Diamond has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Speech as a Professor for the School of Medicine of the University of California, Los Angeles. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 955 views per program. Most common tags: World History, Culture.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2004 - Present Professor, Geography Department, University of California, Los Angeles Videos: 5 c. May 7, 1999 - Present Professor, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles Videos: 4

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  • <em>The World Until Yesterday</em>

    The World Until Yesterday

    Jared Diamond talked about his book, The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?. Mr. Diamond spoke…

  • <em>The World Until Yesterday</em>

    The World Until Yesterday

    Professor Jared Diamond talked about his book, The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? In…

  • Innovation and Resources

    Innovation and Resources

    Scholars talked about how they think innovation can preserve resources and if the current economic and political climate is…

  • <em>Collapse</em>

    Collapse

    Jared Diamond was interviewed by his sister Susan Diamond about his latest book, Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or…

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