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Author Chomsky, Noam, author.

Title On power and ideology : the Managua lectures / Noam Chomsky.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    327.73072 CHO    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    327.73072 CHO    Available
Description xix, 181 pages ; 22 cm
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Note Five lectures delivered at the Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, in March 1986.
Reprint with new preface. Previously published: Boston : South End Press, ©1987.
Summary "One of Noam Chomsky's most accessible books, On Power and Ideology is a product of his 1986 visit to Managua, Nicaragua, for a lecture series at Unversidad Centroamericana. Delivered at the height of U.S. involvement in the Nicaraguan civil war, this succinct series of lectures lays out the parameters of Noam Chomsky's foreign policy analysis"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Preface to the 2015 edition -- Preface -- The overall framework of order -- Containing internal aggression -- Our little region over here -- National security policy -- The domestic scene.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-181).
Subject Central America -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
National security -- United States.
Genre/Form Lectures.
Added Author Universidad Centroamericana (Nicaragua), host institution.
ISBN 9781608464005 (paperback)
1608464008 (paperback)

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