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War Against the Poor : Low-Intensity Conflict and Christian Faith.

Author: Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer
Publisher: Eugene : Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The strategy of low-intensity conflict (or LIC) is a little-known yet sophisticated and deadly form of U.S. intervention in the Third World. Drawing heavily on his own experience of living and working in Central America, Nelson-Pallmeyer shows how LIC victimizes the poor through various techniques: disinformation, manipulation of elections, economic exploitation, even--as with the contras in Nicaragua--outright  Read more...
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Nelson-Pallmeyer, Jack.
War Against the Poor : Low-Intensity Conflict and Christian Faith.
Eugene : Wipf and Stock Publishers, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer
ISBN: 9781532617010 1532617011
OCLC Number: 1054036193
Description: 1 online resource (112 pages)

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The strategy of low-intensity conflict (or LIC) is a little-known yet sophisticated and deadly form of U.S. intervention in the Third World. Drawing heavily on his own experience of living and working in Central America, Nelson-Pallmeyer shows how LIC victimizes the poor through various techniques: disinformation, manipulation of elections, economic exploitation, even--as with the contras in Nicaragua--outright terrorism. Low-intensity conflict does more than disable the poor. It also threatens U.S. democracy and undermines Christian faith. By integrating economic, psychological, diplomatic, an.

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