Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Creative Thinking on Governance

Once the "Oh Shit" moment of the coming collapse has worn off, it will be time to get abuilding new and vital structures on the rubble-heap of "modern" society.

The concept of "Phyles" has a certain appeal that could move from "vaporware" to full implementation once modern states get hollowed out.  Check out this link for more.

For a fictional account of this in action, consider Neal Stephenson's Diamond Age as well as Daemon and Freedom (TM) by Daniel Suarez.

h/t John Robb

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