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The wrecking crew : how conservatives rule

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Sound recording   Computer File : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Frank argues that conservatives have taken pains to enshrine the free market as the permanent creed of state, selling off the government, deregulating some industries, defunding others, but always turning public policy into a private-sector bidding war.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Frank
ISBN: 9780805079883 0805079882
OCLC Number: 951985693
Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Details: DAISY Digital Talking Book.
Contents: Introduction: Follow this dime --
INSURGENTS: Golconda on the Potomac --
Their enemy, the State --
The world as war and conspiracy --
Marketers of discontent --
From paranoia to privatopia, by way of Pretoria --
SABOTEURS: "The best public servant is the worst one" --
Putting the train in reverse --
City of bought men --
The Bantustan that roared --
Win-win corruption --
Conclusion: Reaching for the pillars.
Responsibility: Thomas Frank.

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Frank argues that conservatives have taken pains to enshrine the free market as the permanent creed of state, selling off the government, deregulating some industries, defunding others, but always turning public policy into a private-sector bidding war.

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