The Fashion of Fascism: Authoritarianism and Uniformity
In an episode of Bones, The Parts in the Sum of the Whole, Dr. Brennan and Agent Booth have a brief but interesting discussion:
Booth: The shoes, they’re part of my uniform. The FBI, they just have a way of doing things.
Brennan: Well, anthropologically speaking, para-militaristic organizations tend to constrain individuality.