Lewis Mumford Quote

This essential coalition between royal military power and often dubious supernatural authority anticipated a similar alliance between the scientists and mathematical games theorists with the higher agents of government today, and was subject to similar corruptions, miscalculations, and hallucinations.


pg 176 - The Myth of the Machine (1967-1970) - Technics and Human Development (1967)

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This essential coalition between royal military power and often dubious supernatural authority anticipated a similar alliance between the scientists...

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This essential coalition between royal military power and often dubious supernatural authority anticipated a similar alliance between the scientists...

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This essential coalition between royal military power and often dubious supernatural authority anticipated a similar alliance between the scientists...

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This essential coalition between royal military power and often dubious supernatural authority anticipated a similar alliance between the scientists...