The Utopia of rules : on technology, stupidity, and the secret joys of bureaucracy
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The Utopia of rules : on technology, stupidity, and the secret joys of bureaucracy / David Graeber.
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Where does the desire for endless rules, regulations, and bureaucracy come from? How did we come to spend so much of our time filling out forms? And is it really a cipher for state violence? To answer these questions, anthropologist David Graeber ... traces the peculiar and unexpected ways we relate to bureaucracy today, and reveals how it shapes our lives in ways we may not even notice.
Brooklyn, New York :
Includes bibliographical references.