Seeing like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed

By: James C. Scott

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Trade paperback. Light shelfwear. Text unmarked. 445 pages.The author builds a persuasive case against "development theory" and imperialistic state planning that disregards the values, desires, and objections of its subjects.

Title: Seeing like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed

Author Name: James C. Scott

Categories: Other,

Edition: Much Later Printing

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1998

ISBN Number: 0300078153

ISBN Number 13: 9780300078152

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

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