Books et al.Anthropology

Did They Fail? Could They Choose?

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Science  22 Jan 2010:
Vol. 327, Issue 5964, pp. 413-414
DOI: 10.1126/science.1184327

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The contributors argue that the paths and causes of societal declines are generally complex and that despite pressures of population and environmental degradation, societies demonstrate considerable resilience.