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Outwitting the State
Peter Skalnick
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Outwitting the State

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A characteristic response to the imposition of state power by the conquered, oppressed, and powerless is a pattern that Skalnick calls "outwitting the state." This collection of essays, the latest in the distinguished series in Political Anthropology, challenges the widespread view that the state is a natural holder of authority in society.

Using examples of confrontations
Hardcover, 172 pages
Published January 1st 1989 by Transaction Publishers
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