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Powers and Prospects: Reflections on Nature and the Social Order

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From the nature of democracy to our place in the natural world, from intellectual politics to the politics of language, Powers and Prospects provides a scathing critique of orthodox views and government policy, and outlines other paths that can lead to better understanding an more constructive action.

Synopsis:

Chomsky lifts the veil of distortions that conceals the workings of history and social policy.

About the Author

Noam Chomsky is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston. A member of the American Academy of Science, he has published widely in both linguistics and current affairs. His books include At War with Asia, Towards a New Cold War, Fateful Triangle: The U. S., Israel and the Palestinians, Necessary Illusions, Hegemony or Survival, Deterring Democracy, Failed States: The Abuse of Power and the Assault on Democracy and Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media.

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ISBN:
9781608464241
Author:
Chomsky, Noam
Publisher:
Haymarket Books
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Publication Date:
20150331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
244
Dimensions:
8.13 x 5.13 in

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