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
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Scott, James C
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD87.5
LC item number
.S365 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
Series statement
  • Yale agrarian studies
  • Yale ISPS series
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  • Central planning
  • Social engineering
  • Authoritarianism
  • Autoritarismo
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Authoritarianism
  • Central planning
  • Social engineering
  • Autoritarisme
  • Planeconomie
  • Utopieën
  • Maatschappijverbetering
  • PLANEJAMENTO ECONÔMICO (ASPECTOS SOCIAIS)
  • AUTORITARISMO (SISTEMAS DE GOVERNO)
  • ANTROPOLOGIA CULTURAL E SOCIAL
  • PLANEJAMENTO TERRITORIAL (AVALIAÇÃO)
Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
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
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt112ngr
  • D2E5D7D1-C7A2-49A4-8318-482E15AB473B
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191730771
  • (OCoLC)ocn191730771
Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
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
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt112ngr
  • D2E5D7D1-C7A2-49A4-8318-482E15AB473B
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191730771
  • (OCoLC)ocn191730771

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