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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The bestselling author of "No Logo" argues that by capitalizing on crises, created by nature or war, the disaster capitalism complex now exists as a booming new economy, and is the violent culmination of a radical economic project that has been incubating for 50 years
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
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Klein, Naomi
Dewey number
330.12/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HB95
LC item number
.K54 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Free enterprise
  • Financial crises
  • Capitalism
Label
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt , 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Blank is beautiful: three decades of erasing and remaking the world -- Part 1. Two doctor shocks: research and development : 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 -- Part 2. The first test: birth pangs : States of shock: the blood birth of the counterrevolution -- Cleaning the slate: terror does its work -- "Entirely unrelated": how an ideology was cleansed of its crimes -- Part 3. Surviving democracy: bombs made of laws : Saved by a war: Thatcherism and its useful enemies -- The new doctor shock: economic warfare replaces dictatorship -- Crisis works: the packaging of shock therapy -- Part 4. Lost in transition: while we wept, while we trembled, while we danced : 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 -- Let it burn: the looting of Asia and "the fall of a second Berlin wall" -- Part 5. Shocking times: the rise of the disaster capitalism complex : Shock therapy in the U.S.A.: the Homeland Security bubble -- A corporatist state: removing the revolving door, putting in an archway -- Part 6. Iraq, full circle: overshock : 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 -- Part 7. The movable green zone: buffer zones and blast walls -- 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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
1 online resource (701 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429919487
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
64264BEE-694C-4C84-9B50-01308C85A9DB
System control number
  • 2011411
  • (OCoLC)861522268
  • (OCoLC)ocn861522268
  • 2011411
Label
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism, Naomi Klein
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt , 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Blank is beautiful: three decades of erasing and remaking the world -- Part 1. Two doctor shocks: research and development : 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 -- Part 2. The first test: birth pangs : States of shock: the blood birth of the counterrevolution -- Cleaning the slate: terror does its work -- "Entirely unrelated": how an ideology was cleansed of its crimes -- Part 3. Surviving democracy: bombs made of laws : Saved by a war: Thatcherism and its useful enemies -- The new doctor shock: economic warfare replaces dictatorship -- Crisis works: the packaging of shock therapy -- Part 4. Lost in transition: while we wept, while we trembled, while we danced : 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 -- Let it burn: the looting of Asia and "the fall of a second Berlin wall" -- Part 5. Shocking times: the rise of the disaster capitalism complex : Shock therapy in the U.S.A.: the Homeland Security bubble -- A corporatist state: removing the revolving door, putting in an archway -- Part 6. Iraq, full circle: overshock : 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 -- Part 7. The movable green zone: buffer zones and blast walls -- 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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
1 online resource (701 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429919487
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
64264BEE-694C-4C84-9B50-01308C85A9DB
System control number
  • 2011411
  • (OCoLC)861522268
  • (OCoLC)ocn861522268
  • 2011411

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