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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
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Scott, James C
Dewey number
338.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD87.5
LC item number
.S365 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
  • Yale agrarian studies
  • Yale ISPS series
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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
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/dallaslibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3420352
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-434) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. State projects of legibility and simplification -- pt. 2. Transforming visions -- pt. 3. The social engineering of rural settlement and production -- pt. 4. The missing link
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 445 p.
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3420352
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3420352
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10210235
  • (OCoLC)923592507
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3420352
Label
Seeing like a state : how certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed, James C. Scott, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/dallaslibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3420352
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-434) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. State projects of legibility and simplification -- pt. 2. Transforming visions -- pt. 3. The social engineering of rural settlement and production -- pt. 4. The missing link
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 445 p.
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3420352
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3420352
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10210235
  • (OCoLC)923592507
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3420352
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