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Mapping the future of countries: Parag Khanna on TED.com

Many people think the lines on the map no longer matter, but Parag Khanna says they do. Using maps of the past and present, he explains the root causes of border conflicts worldwide and proposes simple yet cunning solutions for each.(Recorded at TEDGlobal, July 2009, Oxford, UK.Duration: 18:53)

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