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The Resource America's other war : terrorizing Colombia, Doug Stokes

America's other war : terrorizing Colombia, Doug Stokes

Label
America's other war : terrorizing Colombia
Title
America's other war
Title remainder
terrorizing Colombia
Statement of responsibility
Doug Stokes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
America?s Other War demonstrates that in Colombia the US has long supported a pervasive campaign of state violence directed against both armed insurgents and a wide range of completely unarmed progressive social forces. While the pretext may change from one decade to the next, the basic policies remain the same: maintain the pro-US Colombian state, protect US economic interests and preserve strategic access to oil. Colombia is now the third largest recipient of US military aid in the world, and the largest by far in Latin America. Using extensive declassified documents, this book shows that th
Action
digitized
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1972-
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Stokes, Doug
Dewey number
327.730861
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Colombia
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Human rights
  • Drug control
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • United States
  • United States
Label
America's other war : terrorizing Colombia, Doug Stokes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-140) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Glossary; Foreword by Noam Chomsky; 1 -- Introduction: interpreting US foreign policy in Colombia; 2 -- US objectives in Latin America during the Cold War; 3 -- US objectives in Latin America after the Cold War; 4 -- Installing state terror in Colombia; 5 -- From communism to the war on terror; 6 -- Conclusion: counter-insurgency, capital andcrude; Sources; Index
Control code
ocn371010883
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848131194
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)371010883
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
America's other war : terrorizing Colombia, Doug Stokes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-140) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Glossary; Foreword by Noam Chomsky; 1 -- Introduction: interpreting US foreign policy in Colombia; 2 -- US objectives in Latin America during the Cold War; 3 -- US objectives in Latin America after the Cold War; 4 -- Installing state terror in Colombia; 5 -- From communism to the war on terror; 6 -- Conclusion: counter-insurgency, capital andcrude; Sources; Index
Control code
ocn371010883
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848131194
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)371010883
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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