“Let me be represented as one who trusts his senses, who thinks he knows the things he sees and feels, and entertains no doubts of their existence.” -- Bishop Berkeley
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Another One Bites the Dust
When anarchists want to point to working, stateless social orders, one the frequently point to is the great medieval trade fairs. Well, oops: "It finds that contract enforcement at the fairs did not take the form of private-order or corporative mechanisms, but was provided by public institutions."