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Quote from James C. Scott,

"The aspiration to such uniformity and order alerts us to the fact that modern statecraft is largely a project of internal colonization, often glossed, as it is in its imperial rhetoric, as a 'civilizing mission'."


James C. Scott (more quotes by James C. Scott or books by/about James C. Scott)


Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1998), p. 82


Civilization, Centralization, NWO, Statism


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