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The Dynamic Society

The Sources of Global Change, 1st Edition

By Graeme Snooks


512 pages

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This book discusses the nature and process of change in human society over the past two million years. The author draws on economic, historical and biological concepts to examine the driving forces of change and looks to likely developments in the future. This analysis produces some very thought-provoking and controversial conclusions.


'I have greatly enjoyed reading this book … The Dynamic Society gives evidence of an informed and creative mind, and its theories are worthy of serious intellectual engagement.' - History of Economics Review

About the Author

Graeme Donald Snooks is the Coghlan Professor and Head of the department of Economic History at the Institute of Advanced Studies, Australian National University. He has published widely on a number of central issues in economic history and is editor of a number of prestigious book series and journals

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General