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The Resource Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)

Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)

Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed
Title
Seeing like a state
Title remainder
how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed
Statement of responsibility
James C. Scott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Scott, James C
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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EBSCOhost
Series statement
  • Ebsco eBook Collection
  • De Gruyter eBooks
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  • Central planning
  • Social engineering
  • Authoritarianism
Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-434) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 3.
  • Authoritarian high modernism
  • ch. 4.
  • The high-modernist city : an experiment and a critique
  • ch. 5.
  • The Revolutionary Party : a plan and a diagnosis
  • pt. 3.
  • The social engineering of rural settlement and production
  • ch. 6.
  • Soviet collectivization, capitalist dreams
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 7.
  • Compulsory villagization in Tanzania : aesthetics and miniaturization
  • ch. 8.
  • Taming nature : an agriculture of legibility and simplicity
  • pt. 4.
  • The missing link
  • ch. 9.
  • Thin simplifications and practical knowledge : mētis
  • ch. 10.
  • Conclusion
  • State projects of legibility and simplification
  • ch. 1.
  • Nature and space
  • ch. 2.
  • Cities, people, and language
  • pt. .2
  • Transforming visions
Control code
ybp2772606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780300128789
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191730771
Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-434) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 3.
  • Authoritarian high modernism
  • ch. 4.
  • The high-modernist city : an experiment and a critique
  • ch. 5.
  • The Revolutionary Party : a plan and a diagnosis
  • pt. 3.
  • The social engineering of rural settlement and production
  • ch. 6.
  • Soviet collectivization, capitalist dreams
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 7.
  • Compulsory villagization in Tanzania : aesthetics and miniaturization
  • ch. 8.
  • Taming nature : an agriculture of legibility and simplicity
  • pt. 4.
  • The missing link
  • ch. 9.
  • Thin simplifications and practical knowledge : mētis
  • ch. 10.
  • Conclusion
  • State projects of legibility and simplification
  • ch. 1.
  • Nature and space
  • ch. 2.
  • Cities, people, and language
  • pt. .2
  • Transforming visions
Control code
ybp2772606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780300128789
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191730771

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