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  Population Explosion or Birth Dearth, Part II
This week Think Tank is at the United Nations Secretariat in New York City, where demographers from all over the world ...

When Cultures Collide
In Nineteen Ninety-three, Harvard Professor Samuel Huntington rocked the realm of political theory by predicting that global conflicts would likely return ...

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What does the future hold? Progress or anarchy?
Aired 5/2/2002

During much of the 20th Century and throughout the Cold War, ideology was a key factor driving international conflicts. Global struggle involved fascists, communists and, of course, the liberal democracies of the West. The Cold War is now over. What comes next? The inexorable march of liberal democracy? Violent anarchy? Or a clash of old civilizations armed with modern weapons?
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  Francis Fukuyama
    professor of international political economy at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and author of "The End of History and the Last Man"
  Robert Kaplan
    senior correspondent with The Atlantic Monthly and author of "Warrior Politics: Why Leaderships Demands a Pagan Ethos"

Originally Aired: 2/1/2002

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