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Taking Care with Intellectuals

Chomsky and Schmidt on Professional 'Intellectuals'; technocrats

Quite generally, what grounds are there for supposing that those whose claim to power is based on knowledge and technique will be more benign in their exercise of power than those whose claim is based on wealth or aristocratic origin? On the contrary, one might expect the new mandarin to be dangerously arrogant, aggressive, and incapable of adjus
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