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AuthorScott, James C
TitleThe art of not being governed : an anarchist history of upland Southeast Asia / James C. Scott
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 2009
Descript xviii, 442 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm


Hills, valleys, and states: an introduction to zomia -- state space: zones of governance and appropriation -- concentrating manpower and grain: slavery and irrigated rice -- civilization and the unruly -- keeping the state at a distance: the peopling of the hills -- state evasion, state prevention: the culture and agriculture of escape -- orality, writing, and texts -- ethnogenesis: a radical constructionist case -- prophets of renewal -- conclusion

Ethnology -- Southeast Asia Peasants -- Southeast Asia -- Political activity Southeast Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945- Southeast Asia -- Rural conditions

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