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Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Noam Chomsky
Categories: Political Science
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Because We Say So is Noam Chomsky's essential counter punch to American hegemony. In 1962, the eminent statesman Dean Acheson enunciated a principle that has dominated global politics ever since: that no legal issue arises when the United States responds to a challenge to its 'power, position, and prestige'. In
Because We Say So
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Noam Chomsky
Categories: PHILOSOPHY
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Concise, forceful commentaries on US politics and global crisis, from cyberwar and surveillance to the increasing urgency of climate change.
The Philosophy Gym
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Stephen Law
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-16 - Publisher: Macmillan

From Descartes to designer babies, The Philosophy Gym poses questions about some of history's most important philosophical issues, ranging in difficulty from pretty easy to very challenging. He brings new perspectives to age-old conundrums while also tackling modern-day dilemmas -- some for the first time. Begin your warm up by
The Defenders of Liberty
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Neema Parvini
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The Defenders of Liberty presents a history of economic liberalism from the Renaissance to the present. It chronicles the tradition of thought that sees human nature as social yet self-interested, methodological individualism as its key analytical tool, and property rights as foundational to a civilised society. In the development of
New Seeds of Profit
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Mark S. Ferrara
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-19 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

New Seeds of Profit highlights the shortcomings of the admiration Americans have historically shown toward entrepreneurs and business leaders, diagnoses the underlying causes of the dysfunctional condition of American capitalism, and recommends the current trend of greater economic inequality.