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Nader, Ralph

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Works: 766 works in 1,398 publications in 2 languages and 57,782 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Speaker, Other, Honoree, Contributor, pre, Performer
Classifications: TL240, 629.231
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Publications about Ralph Nader
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Unsafe at any speed : the designed-in dangers of the American automobile by Ralph Nader( Book )
49 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,593 libraries worldwide
The big boys : power and position in American business by Ralph Nader( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Drawn from interviews, corporate documents, court records, and other sources, these snapshots of nine corporate leaders provide a view into the top corporate establishment. Included are: David Roderick (U.S. Steel), Roger Smith (General Motors), Paul Oreffice (Dow Chemical), Felix Rohaty (Lazard Freres), Charles Walker (tax lobbyist), Whitney MacMillan (Cargill), Thomas Jones (Northrop), William McGown (MCI), and William Norris (Control Data)
The menace of atomic energy by Ralph Nader( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
Winning the insurance game : the complete consumer's guide to saving money by Ralph Nader( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
Vanishing air; the Ralph Nader study group report on air pollution by John C Esposito( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,318 libraries worldwide
Corporate power in America by Ralph Nader'S Conference On Corporate Accountability. J. [1971. Washington.]( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
A collection of addresses by economics, political scientists and lawyers on proposals to restrain corporate power
Taming the giant corporation by Ralph Nader( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
Five years in the preparation, Taming the Giant Corporation is the culminating product of Ralph Nader's examination of governmental and business irresponsibility. It explains in readable detail not only how our megacorporations abuse their power, but also what we -- our government, our citizens -- can do about it. Nader, Green, and Seligman argue that we need to rethink and redesign corporate law
Water wasteland; Ralph Nader's study group report on water pollution by David Zwick( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
Focusing on the problem of water pollution, the authors critically evaluate the government's limited efforts to prevent the hazardous abuse of this natural resource
No contest : corporate lawyers and the perversion of justice in America by Ralph Nader( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
In No Contest, Ralph Nader and Wesley J. Smith kick over the rotted log our corporate-dominated legal system has become to reveal what has been happening to individual justice just out of public view. Through extensive research and interviews with juries, litigants, judges, lawyers, and legal scholars, Nader and Smith counter the corporate-financed propaganda blitz that has painted multibillion-dollar corporations as hapless victims of ordinary Americans bent on suing their way into prosperity. They argue that, in fact, our system has all but abandoned the ideal of providing every American access to justice. Instead, many courts have become the nearly exclusive domain of the country's largest and most powerful corporations - and their lawyers. Behind the giant corporations' tightening grip on American society are the large corporate law firms who have perfected the art of nullifying, misusing, or breaking the law, while pretending to uphold it. In No Contest, Nader and Smith reveal a side of corporate law practice rarely discussed in the media or shown on Court TV. The authors put law firms in New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Seattle, and around the world under the microscope. They show how the "power lawyers" are behind the erosion of the basic rights of access to true and timely justice for ordinary Americans and people the world over. The scope of the assault on workers' rights to organize, taxpayers and investors' need for sound financial institutions, patients' needs for competent health care, and consumers' needs for product safety is breathtaking. But it can be stopped. No Contest depicts dramatic personal struggles by lawyers of conscience to hold the law to its ideals of justice, and gives voice to the unheralded corporate lawyers who are resisting the corruption of their profession. Nader and Smith propose an extensive program of legal reform that will preserve access to justice for all Americans, unclog the congested courts, and guarantee that the right side - citizen or corporation, poor or rich - will prevail. No Contest is a book for all citizens who believe that justice under law is a big step on the road to reform of the American political process
Collision course : the truth about airline safety by Ralph Nader( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
Two leading consumer advocates discuss the problem of airline safety, revealing a system that is endangered by increasing passenger loads, decreased operating budgets, fierce competition, and insufficient regulation
Verdicts on lawyers ( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
"The lawyering fraternity merits an inside audit. [This book] evaluates the fraternity as advocates before the bar of justice"--An overview / Ralph Nader, p. xi
The closed enterprise system; Ralph Nader's study group report on antitrust enforcement by Mark J Green( Book )
9 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
The interstate commerce omission, the public interest and the ICC; The Ralph Nader study group report on the Interstate Commerce Commission and transportation by Robert C Fellmeth( Book )
10 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and Japanese and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Old age: the last segregation by Claire Townsend( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
The lemon book : auto rights by Ralph Nader( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 993 libraries worldwide
Who's poisoning America : corporate polluters and their victims in the chemical age ( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 992 libraries worldwide
An introductory chapter about the chemical industry is followed by seven case studies of chemical pollution that reveal its source and its effects
Whistle blowing : the report of the Conference on Professional Responsibility by Ralph Nader( Book )
12 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
The greatest movie ever sold by Morgan Spurlock( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Morgan Spurlock brings a comedic documentary about branding, advertising, and product placement that is financed and made possible by brands, advertising, and product placement
Unstoppable : the emerging left-right alliance to dismantle the corporate state by Ralph Nader( Book )
11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
"Ralph Nader has fought for over fifty years on behalf of American citizens against the reckless influence of corporations on our society. At this pivotal political moment, Americans are more disillusioned with their political leaders than ever. Large majorities tell pollsters that big corporations have too much political power. The ever tightening influence of big business on the mainstream media, elections and our local, state and federal governments, have caused many Americans to believe they have no political voice. In Unstoppable, Nader ramps up the fight and makes a hugely persuasive case that American citizens are not powerless. Unstoppable is about the emerging political re-alignment that is combining the Left and the Right against converging corporate-government tyranny. Large segments from the progressive, conservative, and libertarian political camps find themselves aligned in opposition to the destruction of civil liberties, the bloated and economically draining corporate welfare state, the relentless perpetuation of America's wars, sovereignty-shredding free trade agreements, and the unpunished crimes of Wall Street against Main Street. These are all issues that can be traced back to the growing influence of corporate Goliaths and their ability to combine forces with indentured government against the interests of the broader public. Nader draws on half a century of his own experience working with the grassroots and Congress and tells of many surprising victories that have united progressive and conservative forces. As a participator in and keen observer of these budding alliances, he breaks new ground in showing how these coalitions can overcome specific obstacles that divide and rule them and expand their power on Capitol Hill, in the courts, and in the arena of public opinion. Nader provides a blueprint for how Americans on both sides of the aisle can fight against the corporate state and crony capitalism. Nader shows how they can reclaim their right to consume safe foods and drugs, breathe clean air, receive fair rewards for their work, regain control of taxpayer assets, and achieve a more self-reliant economy. Far from espousing 'let's meet half-way' type compromises, Nader argues that it is in the interest of citizens of different political labels to join in the struggle against the corporate state that will, if left unchecked, ruin the Republic, shred our constitution, and stampede over the rights of the American people"--
Crashing the party : taking on the corporate government in an age of surrender by Ralph Nader( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Ralph Nader is one of America's most passionate and effective social critics. He has been called a muckraker, a consumer crusader, and America's public defender. The cars we drive, the food we eat, the water we drink-their safety has been enhanced largely due to Ralph Nader. His inspiration and example have rallied consumer advocates, citizen activists, public interest lawyers, and government officials into action, and in the 2000 election, nearly three million people voted for him. An inspiring and defiant memoir, Crashing the Party takes us inside Nader's campaign and explains what it took to fight the two-party juggernaut; why Bush and Gore were really afraid to let him in on their debates; why progressive Democrats have been left behind and ignored by their party; how Democrat and Republican interests have been lost to corporate bankrolling; and what needs to happen in the future for people to take back their political system
 
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Alternative Names
Nader, Ralph 1934-
Ralf Nejder
Ralʹf Neýder
Ralph Nader Amerikaans auteur
Ralph Nader amerikansk advokat
Ralph Nader amerykański polityk, działacz społeczny
Ralph Nader avvocato, saggista e attivista statunitense
Ralph Nader US-amerikanischer Verbraucheranwalt und Politiker
Ралф Нейдър
Ралф Нејдер
Ральф Нейдер
ראלף ניידר
رالف نادر
رالف نیدر وکیل آمریکایی
رالف نەيدەر
ரால்ஃப் நேடர்
네이더, 랄프 1934
네이더, 랠프 1934-
랠프 네이더
ネイダー, ラルフ
ネーダー, R
ネーダー, ラルフ
ラルフ・ネーダー
拉尔夫·纳德
Languages
English (255)
Japanese (2)
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