Civilization
7:22 pm
Sat May 26, 2012

Civilization: The West and the Rest

Niall Ferguson examines why the West has dominated the world for the past five centuries; and identifies six attributes that spurred its rise, including competition, science, modern medicine, democracy, consumerism and work ethic.

Part 2 Airs Tuesday, May 29 at 7pm

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