Rad Geek People's Daily

official state media for a secessionist republic of one

Friday Lazy Linking

    <ul>
<li><p><a href="http://flipfloppingjoy.com/2010/09/01/3436/">buncha links on ??triggering? and ??calling out? bfp, <cite>flip flopping joy</cite> (2010-09-01)</a>. <q>there was a discussion on tumblr about triggering??the first I saw of it was the following post: Calling out people is important but if you trigger the shit out of an abuse victim or someone with an anxiety or panic disorder in the process, you??re being a bigoted shitbucket yourself.Always...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Thursday 2010-09-23.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cato-unbound/~3/EWvZ15q_WkU/">The Trouble with the View from Above. James C. Scott, <cite>Cato Unbound</cite> (2010-09-08)</a>. <q>State naming practices and local, customary naming practices are strikingly different. Each set of practices is designed to make the human and physical landscape legible, by sharply identifying a unique individual, a household, or a singular geographic feature. Yet they are each devised by very distinct agents for whom the...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Thursday 2010-09-23.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cato-unbound/~3/dcmgcCpF6jY/">Seeing Like a Movie Mogul. Timothy B. Lee, <cite>Cato Unbound</cite> (2010-09-14)</a>. <q>In his lead essay, James Scott writes about the efforts of German foresters to create ??a redesigned forest that was easier to count, manipulate, measure, and assess,? and throughout Seeing Like a State, he uses this as a metaphor for various state projects to reshape the complex, messy world to...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Thursday 2010-09-23.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cato-unbound/~3/6Ja_bLHXVkI/">Coordination vs. Coercion. Timothy B. Lee, <cite>Cato Unbound</cite> (2010-09-20)</a>. <q>Don Boudreaux makes an interesting point about the way standardization facilitates social cooperation and the division of labor. But I think it??s important to remember that the distinctive feature of the state-building projects James Scott describes wasn??t just standardization, but coercion. People were compelled to adopt new surnames, geographical indicators,...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Thursday 2010-09-23.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cato-unbound/~3/W9Io34aT2d8/">Letters Department:  Jacob T. Levy on Seeing Like a State. The Editors, <cite>Cato Unbound</cite> (2010-09-20)</a>. <q>Editors?? note: Political theorist Jacob T. Levy of McGill University sends us his thoughts on this month??s discussion, which we are pleased to share in full. I begin with a few words of unembarrassed admiration. James Scott??s Seeing Like a State, from which his essay is largely drawn, is one...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Thursday 2010-09-23.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://catandgirl.com/?p=2617">The $200,000 Inverted Pyramid. Dorothy, <cite>Cat and Girl</cite> (2010-09-23)</a>.  <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Friday 2010-09-24.)</em></p></li>

1 reply to Friday Lazy Linking Use a feed to Follow replies to this article · TrackBack URI

  1. Discussed at topsy.com

    Tweets that mention Rad Geek People’s Daily 2010-09-24 – Friday Lazy Linking -- Topsy.com:

    […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by blogs of the world, radgeek. radgeek said: radgeek.com: Friday Lazy Linking: buncha links on “triggering” and “calling out” bfp, flip flopping joy (2010-09-0… http://bit.ly/bCOtu8 […]

Post a reply

By:
Your e-mail address will not be published.
You can register for an account and sign in to verify your identity and avoid spam traps.
Reply to Tweets that mention Rad Geek People’s Daily 2010-09-24 – Friday Lazy Linking -- Topsy.com

Use Markdown syntax for formatting. *emphasis* = emphasis, **strong** = strong, [link](http://xyz.com) = link,
> block quote to quote blocks of text.

This form is for public comments. Consult About: Comments for policies and copyright details.

Anticopyright. This was written in 2010 by Rad Geek. Feel free to reprint if you like it. This machine kills intellectual monopolists.