In this third volume of best-selling interviews, Noam Chomsky reveals and explores intriguing contradictions about both himself and the political issues of our time.
Why is deficit spending a good idea? And how is the debate used to widen the gap between rich and poor?
Why has the term "class warfare" become acceptable political discourse?
How did Adam Smith and James Madison predict--and warn against--key elements of our current economic and social crisis?
What do Islamic fundamentalism, the Nazis and the U.S. Right have in common?
How are "family values" crusades destroying family life?
Why have voters voted Republican, yet dislike the Republican agenda?
Why does Newt Gingrich alienate the elite?
Why do free markets destroy competition?
What is it about the rise of militias that signals the possibilities for positive change? Insights into Chomsky's Political Philosophy:
Why is this supporter of anarchist ideals in favor of strengthening the federal government?
What educational paradigm guides Chomsky both in his own learning and with his students?
What is it about Chomsky's fame that reveals misfortune for the Left? Find the answers to all these questions and more in CLASS WARFARE!
"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Noam Chomsky is a world renowned linguist and one of America's foremost social critics. He is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT and the author of numerous books for Pluto Press.From Publishers Weekly:
The prolific linguist and political pundit has two new books out this season. In May, Common Courage will bring out Class Warfare, the third in a series of interviews between Chomsky and David Barsamian, director of Alternative Radio. At a time when downsizing, the demise of unions and other factors are leading to an increased income gap between rich and poor, Chomsky analyzes some of the reasons and offers solutions. ($15 ISBN 1-56751-092-2; cloth $29.95 -093-0). Then in June, South End will release a more wide-ranging collection of essays on language, human nature and foreign policy with Power and Prospects: Reflections on Human Nature and the Social Order ($16 ISBN 0-89608-535-X; cloth
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.
"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Descripción Common Courage Press. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 1567510922 Ships from Tennessee, usually the same or next day. Nº de ref. de la librería HCI9998JCGG070617H0095C
Descripción Common Courage Press. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 1567510922 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! Ships From Springfield, VA USA!. Nº de ref. de la librería BA1502
Descripción Common Courage Press, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M1567510922
Descripción Common Courage Press, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P111567510922