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Hopes and prospects

Author: Noam Chomsky
Publisher: Chicago : Haymarket Books : [Distributed by] Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chomsky shows how direct participation in action in the United States, Latin America, Bolivia, and Haiti in particular has put into practice a different model of democracy that could portend more far-reaching, badly needed changes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noam Chomsky
ISBN: 9781931859967 1931859965
OCLC Number: 761361819
Description: vii, 327 p. ; 22 cm
Contents: Latin America. Year 514 : globalization for whom? --
Latin America and U.S. foreign policy --
Democracy and development : their enemies, their hopes --
Latin American and Caribbean unity --
North America. "Good news," Iraq and beyond --
Free elections, good news and bad --
Century's challenges --
Turning point? --
Elections 2008 : hope confronts the real world --
Obama on Israel-Palestine --
The torture memos --
1989 and beyond.
Responsibility: Noam Chomsky.

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