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The new confessions of an economic hit man

Title
The new confessions of an economic hit man / John Perkins.
ISBN
9781626566750
1626566755
9781626566767
1626566763
9781626566743
Edition
Second edition.
Publication
Oakland, CA : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, [2016]
Copyright Notice Date
©2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (1 volume).
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Description based on print version record.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Summary
"Featuring 12 explosive new chapters, this new edition of the New York Times bestseller brings the story of Economic Hit Men up-to-date and, chillingly, home to the U.S.--but it also gives us hope and the tools to fight back"--Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
Confessions of an economic hit man
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Other formats
Print version: Perkins, John, 1945- Confessions of an economic hit man. New confessions of an economic hit man. Oakland, CA : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2015
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
January 14, 2020
Series
BK currents book.
A BK currents book
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: The new confessions
Part I. 1963-1971
Dirty business
An economic hit man is born
"In for life"
Indonesia : lessons for an EHM
Saving a country from communism
Selling my soul
Part II. 1971-1975
My role as inquisitor
Civilization on trial
Opportunity of a lifetime
Panama's president and hero
Pirates in the Canal Zone
Soldiers and prostitutes
Conversations with the general
Entering a new and sinister period in economic history
The Saudi Arabian money-laundering affair
Pimping, and financing Osama bin Laden
Part III. 1975-1981
Panama Canal negotiations and Graham Greene
Iran's king of kings
Confessions of a tortured man
The fall of a king
Colombia : keystone of Latin America
American republic versus global empire
The deceptive résumé
Ecuador's president battles big oil
I quit
Part IV. 1981-2004
Ecuador's presidential death
Panama : another presidential death
My energy company, Enron, and George W. Bush
I take a bribe
The United States invades Panama
An EHM failure in Iraq
September 11 and its aftermath for me, personally
Venezuela : saved by Saddam
Part V. 2004-today
Conspiracy : was I poisoned?
A jackal speaks : the Seychelles conspiracy
Ecuador rebels
Honduras : the CIA strikes
Your friendly banker as EHM
Vietnam : lessons in a prison
Istanbul : tools of modern empire
A coup against Fundacion Pachamama
Another EHM banking scandal
Who are today's economic hit men?
Who are today's jackals?
Lessons for China
What you can do
Things to do
Documentation of EHM activity from 2004 to 2015
John Perkins personal history.
Genre/Form
Biographies.
History.
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