Archive for the ‘Sociology’ Category

Quote of the Day

June 28, 2006

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“Throughout human history, in all politically complex human societies in which people encounter other individuals with whom they have no ties of family or clan relationship, government regulation has arisen precisely because it was found to be necessary for the enforcement of moral principles.” – Jared Diamond (Author, Professor, Bird-watcher)

[Source: From Jared Diamond’s best-seller ‘Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive]