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Culture of Terrorism.

Author: Noam Chomsky.
Publisher: Haymarket Books, 2015, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dissects the events of 1986 at the height of the Reagan Era and describes American involvement in acts of supreme state terror.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noam Chomsky.
ISBN: 9781608464395 1608464393 0691029202 9780691029207 0691029571 9780691029573 0745302696 9780745302690 0896083349 9780896083349 0921689284 9780921689287 0921689292 9780921689294 1896357652 9781896357652 0896083357 9780896083356 1400803713 9781400803712 0585436517 9780585436517 1400803721 9781400803729 7772501404 9787772501409 1608463982 9781608463985 0745335438 9780745335438 1783712414 9781783712410
OCLC Number: 927291177
Awards: Winner of David Easton Prize 2000
Winner of Association of American Publishers/Professional and Scholarly Publishing: Sociology and Anthropology 1996
Description: 269 pages
Contents: Preface to the 2015 EditionPrefaceIntroduction: The Public and State ViolencePart I: The Scandals of 1986 1. The Challenge2. The Cultural-Historical Context 3. The Problems of Clandestine Terrorism 4. The Limits of Scandal 5. The Culture of Terrorism 6. Damage Control 7. The Perils of Diplomacy 8. The Reality That Must be Effaced: Iran and Nicaragua Part II: Further Successes of the Reagan Administration 9. Accelerating the Race toward Destruction 10. Controlling 'Enemy Territory'11. Freedom of Expression in the Free World Part III: The Current Agenda 12. The Threat of a Good Example 13. The Fledgling Democracies 14. Restoring Regional Standards 15. Standards for Ourselves 16. Prospects Notes Index

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