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Weapons of the Weak: Everyday Forms of Peasant Resistance.
This course introduces theories from several areas of research in comparative political science. It aims to elucidate some of the systematic relationships that may exist between certain social,Expand
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Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts.
domination and the arts of resistance hidden transcripts are a good way to achieve details about operating certainproducts. Many products that you buy can be obtained using instruction manuals. TheseExpand
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Seeing Like a State
It does not require a very thorough examination of the history of the long twentieth century for one to conclude that political extremism, in both leftist and rightist varieties, has been a major, ifExpand
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Patron-Client Politics and Political Change in Southeast Asia
The analysis presented here is an effort to elaborate the patron-client model of association, developed largely by anthropologists, and to demonstrate its applicability to political action inExpand
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Comparative Political Corruption
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Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed
In this wide-ranging and original book, James C. Scott analyzes failed cases of large-scale authoritarian plans in a variety of fields. He argues that centrally managed social plans derail when theyExpand
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Corruption, Machine Politics, and Political Change
The study of political influence in the West has for the most part focused on the process by which interest groups affect the content of legislation; hence, the input process has occupied the centerExpand
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Resistance without Protest and without Organization: Peasant Opposition to the Islamic Zakat and the Christian Tithe
This study presents an analysis of Malay peasant resistance to the Islamic zakat today and of French peasant resistance earlier to the Christian tithe, but it is offered with a larger argument inExpand
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