The approach of the tyrannical ruler is barbaric self-revealing brought to the surface for us all to remember. Not all madness is created equally. Absurd at times, yet ironically pragmatic, however perverse.
So what do books, literature and the wisdom of our ascendents reveal. The reasoning is somewhat circular if left to the hermeneutics. Correlated with future outcomes and foundational for new economies of creative sustainability are indeed worth learning about.