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If we are to learn how to develop a healthy society, we must transform history into an analytical, predictive science, argues Peter Turchin. He has identified intriguing patterns across vastly different times and places.

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Turchin, P. Arise 'cliodynamics'. Nature 454, 34–35 (2008) doi:10.1038/454034a

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