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Against the Grain A Deep History of the Earliest States

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ISBN-10: 030024021X

ISBN-13: 9780300240214

Edition: 2018

Authors: James C. Scott

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An account of all the new and surprising evidence now available for the beginnings of the earliest civilizations that contradict the standard narrative
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 7/24/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 0.56" wide x 0.82" long x 0.09" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

James C. Scott is the Sterling Professor of Political Science, professor of anthropology, and codirector of the Agrarian Studies Program at Yale University. His books include "Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed"; "Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts"; and most recently, "The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia". He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a mediocre part-time farmer and beekeeper.