James C. Scott
James C. Scott teaches at Yale, where he is co-director of the Agrarian Studies programme. His most recent books are The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia and Two Cheers for Anarchism.
In the LRB Archive:
- Tombstone: The Untold Story of Mao’s Great Famine by Yang Jisheng, translated by Stacy Mosher and Guo Jian
- Mao’s Great Famine: The History of China’s Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-62 by Frank Dikötter
- The Gender of Memory: Rural Women and China’s Collective Past by Gail Hershatter
- Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford’s Forgotten Jungle City by Greg Grandin
- Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914 by Martin Thomas