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Turchin P. et al. 2015. Seshat: The Global History Databank. Cliodynamics 6(1):77–107. https://doi.org/10.21237/C7clio6127917
Turchin P. et al. 2017. Quantitative historical analysis uncovers a single dimension of complexity that structures global variation in human social organization. PNAS. http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/12/20/1708800115.full
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