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Malcolm Gladwell and Ellsworth Huntington

By Martin W. Lewis | February 11, 2011 | 2 Comments
Malcolm Gladwell and Ellsworth Huntington

In this week’s New Yorker magazine, Malcolm Gladwell explains how Ellsworth Huntington created his maps showing “level of civilization,” discussed in the previous post. He simply queried 213 scholars in twenty-seven countries. Twenty-five of his respondents were from the United States. None was from west of the Minnesota or south of the Ohio River

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