Contributors to the issue: Evolutionary Aspects: Stars, Primates, and Religion

Carbonell, Eudald

Rovira i Virgili University (URV), the Catalan Institute of Human Paleoecology and Social Evolution (IPHES), Tarragona

Kazankov, Alexander A.

Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow.

Hortolà, Policarp

Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV), and Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social (IPHES), Tarragona

Szocik, Konrad

University of Information Technology and Management, Rzeszow

Butovskaya, Marina L.

Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

Grinin, Anton L.

Anton L. Grinin, PhD in Biological Sciences, is Senior Research Fellow of the International Center for Education and Social and Humanitarian Studies as well as leading Research of Volgograd Centre for Social Research. His main research interests include Big History, evolution, biotechnologies,...

Grinin, Anton L.

Baker, David

Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia Researcher and Tutor. PhD in Big History at Macquarie University in Sydney under David Christian. He now teaches Big History at the universities of Amsterdam, Eindhoven, and Rotterdam alongside Fred Spier and Esther Quaedackers. His research...

Baker, David

Korotayev, Andrey

Head and Professor of the Laboratory for Monitoring of Sociopolitical Destabilization Risks, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, as well as a Senior Research Professor at the Institute for African Studies and the Institute of Oriental Studies of Russian Academy of...

Korotayev, Andrey

Grinin, Leonid

Leonid E. Grinin is Research Professor and Director of the Volgograd Center for Social Research, as well as Deputy Director of the Eurasian Center for Big History & System Forecasting. He is Editor-in-Chief of the journal Age of Globalization (in Russian), as well as a co-editor of the international journals Social Evolution & History and the Journal of Globalization Studies. His current research interests include Big History and macro-evolution, long-term trends and sociocultural evolution (especially of technology), periodization of history, world-systems studies, long-term development of political systems, globalization studies, and economic cycles. Dr. Grinin is the author of more than 300 scholarly publications in Russian and English, including 22 monographs.

Grinin, Leonid

Harper, Tony

Antony Harper, a researcher in the general area of applied mathematics to human his-torical processes, also understood as quantitative history and more appropriately, using Peter Turchin's term, as cliodynamics. He is currently associated with both New Trier College and Benedictine...

Harper, Tony