“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Aryan, Indo/aryans moving around, south, stirring up the squatting folk, bringing patriarchy to the laggards.ReplyDelete
Nothing ever happened in the Nile Valley.Delete
They didn't get out enough.