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Game Requirements and Installation 1 Requirements Installing Playing Five Impulses of Civilization Exploration Economics Knowledge Conquest Culture The Big Picture Winning The Documentation Interface Conventions Your First Decision Choose Your World World Size Land Mass and Water Coverage Climate Age Temperature Barbarian Player Setup Your Civilization Your Opponents Difficulty Levels Game Rules Ready, Set, Go Saving, Quitting, and Loading Games Building Your First City Examining the City...

Happiness and Civil Disorder

Understanding happiness and its inverse state, civil disorder, is extremely important.The citizens in your cities have one of four different attitudes or emotional states happiness, contentment, unhappiness, or resistance. The first citizens of your first city start out in a contented state. As the population of the city grows, competition for jobs, commodities, and services increases. Eventually, depending on the difficulty level at which you play and the economic conditions in your city, some...