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25. Society / B. The State / 7. Changing the State / a. Centralisation

[increasing control by a dominant group]

4 ideas
In Europe it is thought that local government is best handled centrally [Tocqueville]
The upholding of the military state is needed to maintain the strong human type [Nietzsche]
Power is localised, so we either have totalitarian centralisation, or local politics [Foucault, by Gutting]
Big central government only exists as a focus for anger - not to act [Fisher]