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The Resource Shadow government : surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world, Tom Engelhardt, (electronic resource)

Shadow government : surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world, Tom Engelhardt, (electronic resource)

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Shadow government : surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world
Title
Shadow government
Title remainder
surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world
Statement of responsibility
Tom Engelhardt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In his new book, Tom Engelhardt takes in something new under the sun: what is no longer, as in the 1960s, a national security state, but a global security one, fighting secret wars that have turned the president into an assassin-in-chief. Shadow Government offers a powerful survey of a democracy of the wealthy that your grandparents wouldn't have recognized"--
  • "In his new book, Tom Engelhardt takes in something new under the sun: what is no longer, as in the 1960s, a national security state, but a global security one, fighting secret wars that have turned the president into an assassin-in-chief. Shadow Government offers a powerful survey of a democracy of the wealthy that your grandparents wouldn't have recognized"--
  • "In his new book, Tom Engelhardt takes in something new under the sun: what is no longer, as in the 1960s, a national security state, but a global security one, fighting secret wars that have turned the president into an assassin-in-chief. Shadow Government offers a powerful survey of a democracy of the wealthy that your grandparents wouldn't have recognized"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engelhardt, Tom
Dewey number
355/.033073
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
E64 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence service
  • Electronic surveillance
  • National security
  • Internal security
  • Strategic culture
  • Secrecy
  • World politics
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Civil Rights
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Intelligence
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / General
Label
Shadow government : surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world, Tom Engelhardt, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
includes index
Contents
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001333772
Dimensions
22 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
174 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781608463657
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014035837
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001333772
Label
Shadow government : surveillance, secret wars, and a global security state in a single superpower world, Tom Engelhardt, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
includes index
Contents
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
  • The shadow government's secret religion -- How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows -- How to be a rogue superpower -- Mistaking omniscience for omnipotence -- Definitions for a new age -- Why Washington can't stop -- Overwrought empire -- The Obama contradiction -- Destroying the planet for record profits -- A golden age for journalism -- Letter to an unknown whistleblower
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001333772
Dimensions
22 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
174 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781608463657
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014035837
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001333772

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