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Seeing like a state how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed

Author: James C Scott
Publisher: New Haven Yale Univ. Press 1998
Series: Yale agrarian studies; The Yale ISPS series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd printView all editions and formats
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An analysis of diverse failures in high-modernist, authoritarian state planning. It covers projects such as collectivization in Russia and the building of Brasilia, arguing that any centrally-managed  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James C Scott
ISBN: 0300078153 9780300078152
OCLC Number: 264990383
Description: XIV, 445 S. Ill.
Series Title: Yale agrarian studies; The Yale ISPS series
Responsibility: James C. Scott

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