China, Mind, Food, Guilt, Fiction

Counting China

Arunabh Ghosh | Aeon | 23rd July 2020

On seeing like a Marxist state. The ideology of China’s communist revolutionaries did not allow for possibilities and probabilities. Marxism dealt in certainties and universal laws. So China’s government was obliged to reinvent statistical science, rejecting standard modern techniques such as large-scal…

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