The West and the RestBook - 2011
The author argues that Western civilization rose to global dominance in the fifteenth century because of the development of such concepts as competition, modern medicine, and the work ethic, but that the rest of the world has now adopted these concepts and Western dominance is being lost.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2011
Edition: 1st American ed
Branch Call Number: 909.09 FER 2011
Characteristics: xxx, 402 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 24 cm