The history of civilization, from the fall of the Roman

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The Ramakrishna Mission, in its activities applied this principle in a broad way and the results were remarkable. Peter Turchin in his past Dynamics and Andrey Korotayev et al. in their Introduction to Social Macrodynamics, Secular Cycles, and Millennial Trends propose a number of arithmetical models describing collapse of agrarian civilizations. Ogburn and Nimkoff conceived of civilization as the latter phase of the super organic culture. The bliss that accrues from the culture of mind surpasses even the prosperity of the three worlds, or possession of all kinds of jewels, or acquisition of high office.

Pages: 552

Publisher: Ulan Press (August 31, 2012)

ISBN: B00APXN8TM

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