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The homo cooperans

Collaboration in historical perspective

"Bread funds", care co-operatives: they are modern forms of self-organization that gain in popularity. But cooperatives exist longer than today. Historian Tine de Moor looks back to medieval times to find out what forms of cooperation are most likely to succeed. Going back to the roots of the cooperating human.

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Produced by Fast Facts<br />
Commissioned by The Young Academy<br />
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Thanks to Miguel Laborda-Peman, Utrecht University<br />
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Made by: Moira van Dijk 2015<br />
In cooperation with<br />
Camera &amp; editing: Jonathan Massey | Persistent Vision<br />
Music: Daan van West<br />
Graphic design: Sproets