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Colapso: Por qué unas sociedades perduran y otras desaparecen / Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed (Spanish Edition) Paperback – January 30, 2018

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Jared Diamond (1937) es catedrático de geografía en la Universidad de California (UCLA). Comenzó su actividad científica en el campo de la fisiología evolutiva y la biogeografía. Ha sido elegido miembro de la Academia de Artes y Ciencias, de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias y de la Sociedad Filosófica de Estados Unidos, y ha recibido una beca de investigación de la Fundación MacArthur, además de los premios Burr de la Sociedad Geográfica Nacional y Pulitzer de 1998 por Armas, gérmenes y acero (1997).

Ha publicado más de seiscientos artículos en las revistas Discover, Natural History, Nature y Geo. También es autor de El tercer chimpancé (1994), ¿Por qué es divertido el sexo? (1999), Colapso (2006), El mundo hasta ayer (2013) y Sociedades comparadas (Debate, 2016) grandes éxitos que han obtenido, además, numerosos galardones.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Debate (January 30, 2018)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ Spanish
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 768 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 8499927335
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-8499927336
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 2.53 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 9 x 0.5 x 9 inches
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Jared Diamond is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel, which was named one of TIME’s best non-fiction books of all time, the number one international bestseller Collapse and most recently The World Until Yesterday. A professor of geography at UCLA and noted polymath, Diamond’s work has been influential in the fields of anthropology, biology, ornithology, ecology and history, among others.

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