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Western State Terrorism

Title: Western State Terrorism
Author(s): George, Alexander L.; Chomsky, Noam
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ISBN: 0745609317
Publication Date: 1991
Publisher: Polity Press
Description: Western State Terrorism examines the political uses to shich the U.S. and its allies have put the terrorism perpetrated by their official enemies-often small scale terrorism compared to that sponsored by the West. The contributors to this study place such retail terrorism in the context of U.S. supported wholesale violence and offer an analysis fo the ideological goals that have been served by mainstream discussions of terrorism. This timely and controversial study radically questions current ideas and definitions of terrorism.
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Categories: US History | US Foreign Policy | State Power | British History | Terrorism | Terrorism Industry | Civil Liberties