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Blowback

The Costs and Consequences of American Empire

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Author: Johnson, Chalmers
Johnson, C.
ISBN:978-0-316-85486-3
Publication Date:Jul 2000
Publisher:Little, Brown Book Group Limited
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $50.00
Book Description:

This provocative and important book is a powerful account of the consequences of American global policies. The twenty-first century, Chalmers Johnson tells us, will be a payback world in which the United States will reap the global resentments it is now sowing. 'Blowback', a term that officials of the CIA first invented for their internal use, refers to the unintended consequences of American policies, and the dangers faced by an overextended empire that insists on projecting...
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Book Details
Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Political Science / International Relations / General
Law / International
Political Science / Public Policy / Military Policy
Political Science / Imperialism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.3 x 23.4 cm
Book Weight:0.575 Kilograms
Author Biography
Johnson, Chalmers (Author)
Chalmers Johnson, president of the Japan Policy Research Institute & professor emeritus at the University of California, San Diego, has written numerous books on Japan & Asia including his classic "Miti & the Japanese Miracle" & "Japan: Who Governs?" He lives near San Diego.

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