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The World Until Yesterday

What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?

Jared Diamond

Professor of Geography, UCLA

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | 7:00pm

International House Auditorium - 2299 Piedmont Avenue, UC Berkeley

Pulitzer P​rize winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel and UCLA professor of geography Jared Diamond discussed his most recent book about how traditional peoples differ from members of modern industrial societies in their reactions to danger.  ​



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