Policing America's empire : the United States, the Philippines, and the rise of the surveillance state (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Policing America's empire : the United States, the Philippines, and the rise of the surveillance state

Author: Alfred W McCoy
Publisher: Madison (Wisconsin) : University of Wisconsin Press, cop. 2009.
Series: New perspectives in Southeast Asian studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the dawn of the 20th century, the US Army swiftly occupied Manila and then plunged into a decade-long pacification campaign with striking parallels to war in Iraq. This book shows how this  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred W McCoy
ISBN: 9780299234140 0299234142 9780299234133 0299234134
OCLC Number: 954054099
Description: XVIII, 659 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Title: New perspectives in Southeast Asian studies
Responsibility: Alfred W. McCoy.

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This forceful book lays the Philippine body politic on the examination table to reveal the disease that lies within - crime, clandestine policing, and political scandal. But McCoy also draws a clear Read more...

 
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