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Civilization

Known as: Civilizations 
The distinctly human attributes and attainments of a particular society.
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2018
Review
2018
The use of silver to control infections was common in ancient civilizations. In recent years, this material has resurfaced as a… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Environmental problems have contributed to numerous collapses of civilizations in the past. Now, for the first time, a global… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Identifying and quantifying planetary boundaries that must not be transgressed could help prevent human activities from causing… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Acknowledgments 1. Good Old Dirt 2. Skin of the Earth 3. Rivers of Life 4. Graveyard of Empires 5. Let Them Eat Colonies 6… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Data drawn from a global compilation of studies quantitatively confirm the long-articulated contention that erosion rates from… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This book offers the first detailed comparative study of the seven bestdocumented early civilizations: ancient Egypt and… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We are now in the middle of a long process of transition in the nature of the image which man has of himself and his environment… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Preface. Introduction: Sports, Local Cultures and Global Processes. Part I: Conceptual and Theoretical Issues:. 1. Theorizing… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Huntington's thesis is the repetitive trying to masquerade as the original or the profound! This book is actually an expan sion… Expand
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
An improved turbomachinery blade includes impingement inserts adapted to direct a coolant toward surfaces defining an internal… Expand
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