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The Resource The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein

The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein

Label
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism
Title
The shock doctrine
Title remainder
the rise of disaster capitalism
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Klein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Klein, Naomi
Dewey number
330.122
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Capitalism
  • Free enterprise
  • Financial crises
Target audience
adult
Label
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : blank is beautiful : three decades of erasing and remaking the world -- The torture lab : Ewen Cameron, the CIA and the maniacal quest to erase and remake the human mind -- The other Doctor Shock : Milton Friedman and the search for a laissez-faire laboratory -- States of shock : the bloody birth of the counter-revolution -- Cleaning the slate : terror does its work -- "Entirely unrelated" : how an ideology was cleansed of its crimes -- Saved by a war : Thatcherism and its useful enemies -- The new Dr. Shock : economic warfare replaces dictatorship -- Crisis works : the packaging of shock therapy -- Slamming the door on history : a crisis in Poland, a massacre in China -- Democracy born in chains : South Africa's constricted freedom -- Bonfire of a young democracy : Russia chooses "the Pinochet option" -- The capitalist ID : Russia and the new era of the boor market -- Let it burn : the looting of Asia and "the fall of the second Berlin Wall" -- Shock therapy in the U.S.A. : the Homeland security bubble -- A corporatist state : removing the revolving door, putting in an archway -- Erasing Iraq : in search of a "model" for the Middle East -- Ideological blowback : a very capitalist disaster -- Full circle : from blank slate to scorched earth -- Blanking the beach : "the second tsunami" -- Disaster apartheid : a world of green zones and red zones -- Losing the peace incentive : Israel as warning -- Conclusion : shock wears off : the rise of people's reconstruction
Control code
000042204509
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 558 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781846140280
Label
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : blank is beautiful : three decades of erasing and remaking the world -- The torture lab : Ewen Cameron, the CIA and the maniacal quest to erase and remake the human mind -- The other Doctor Shock : Milton Friedman and the search for a laissez-faire laboratory -- States of shock : the bloody birth of the counter-revolution -- Cleaning the slate : terror does its work -- "Entirely unrelated" : how an ideology was cleansed of its crimes -- Saved by a war : Thatcherism and its useful enemies -- The new Dr. Shock : economic warfare replaces dictatorship -- Crisis works : the packaging of shock therapy -- Slamming the door on history : a crisis in Poland, a massacre in China -- Democracy born in chains : South Africa's constricted freedom -- Bonfire of a young democracy : Russia chooses "the Pinochet option" -- The capitalist ID : Russia and the new era of the boor market -- Let it burn : the looting of Asia and "the fall of the second Berlin Wall" -- Shock therapy in the U.S.A. : the Homeland security bubble -- A corporatist state : removing the revolving door, putting in an archway -- Erasing Iraq : in search of a "model" for the Middle East -- Ideological blowback : a very capitalist disaster -- Full circle : from blank slate to scorched earth -- Blanking the beach : "the second tsunami" -- Disaster apartheid : a world of green zones and red zones -- Losing the peace incentive : Israel as warning -- Conclusion : shock wears off : the rise of people's reconstruction
Control code
000042204509
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 558 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781846140280

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