facto emergence of worse chaos in PvP worlds represents a major
setback to this line of thinking.
Establishing government requires more than giving players greater powers to
harass one another. First, it requires the establishment of institutions of collective
decision-making. The Enlightenment and the revolutions of the eighteenth and
nineteenth centuries happened for a reason. A point was being made. The point
was that only collective decision-making institutions are legitimate. (That same
history also showed that illegitimate governmental institutions don’t last