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The Chomsky Reader

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The Chomsky Reader by Noam Chomsky
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Sep 12, 1987 | ISBN 9780394751733

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Table Of Contents

Introduction • vii

Part I. Interview • 1

Part II. The Responsibilities of Intellectuals • 57
            The Responsibilities of Intellectuals • 59
            Objectivity and Liberal Scholarship • 83
            The Manufacture of Consent • 121

Part III. Interpreting the World • 137
            Language and Freedom • 139
            Psychology and Ideology • 157
            Equality: Language Development, Human Intelligence, and Social Organization • 183

Part IV. The United States and the World • 203
       The Cold War • 205
            The Old and the New Cold War • 207
       At War with Asia • 221
          The American Invasion of South Vietnam • 221
            Afghanistan and South Vietnam • 223
            Vietnam and United States Global Strategy • 227
          Waging the War • 257
            After “Pinkville” • 259
            Laos • 265
            The Mentality of the Backroom Boys • 269
            Cambodia • 289
            Punishing Vietnam • 299
            East Timor • 303
       Central America • 313
            Intervention in Vietnam and Central America: Parallels and Differences • 315
            El Salvador • 339
            Nicaragua • 351
            Guatemala • 363
       The Middle East • 369
            Rejectionism and Accomodation • 371

Notes • 407

Index • 481

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