NeoMedievalism (ThoughtStorms)

(ReadWith) : NeoFeudalism

Foreign Affairs article :

(The emphasis on the information economy aspects makes this pretty much NetoCracy.)

Hmmm. I wonder if this is why role-playing gamers (who are steeped in virtual medievalism (look at guilds in MassivelyMultiplayerOnlineRoleplayingGames etc.) are psychologically ready for this world? (Counter : or will they just miss the differences between medievalism and NetoCracy ... hence rabidly pro-war. Iraq-as-Mordor comparisons.)

MichaelBauwens compares PostCapitalism to the rise of feudalism.

JohnRobb has some disturbing analysis of OnlineFealty and the role it plays in the next evolution of GlobalGuerrillas

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