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Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins

Label
Confessions of an economic hit man
Title
Confessions of an economic hit man
Statement of responsibility
John Perkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former consultant to the U.S. government reveals the inner workings of the high-stakes economic game that encourages Third World economies to borrow money so that major corporations like Halliburton end up getting the contracts--
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BKL
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1945-
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Perkins, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Perkins, John
  • United States
  • Chas. T. Main, Inc
  • World Bank
  • Economists
  • Energy consultants
  • Intelligence officers
  • Corporations, American
  • Corporations, American
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
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Label
Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ch. 5
  • Selling my soul
  • Part 2: 1971-1975 ch. 6
  • My role as an inquisitor
  • ch. 7
  • Civilization on trial
  • ch. 8
  • Jesus, seen differently
  • ch. 9
  • Opportunity of a lifetime
  • Part 1: 1963-1971 ch. 1 An
  • ch. 10
  • Panama's president and hero
  • ch. 11
  • Pirates of the Canal zone
  • ch. 12
  • Soldiers and prostitutes
  • ch. 13
  • Conversations with the General
  • ch. 14
  • Entering a new and sinister period in economic history
  • Economic hit man is born
  • ch. 15 The
  • Saudi Arabian money-laundering affair
  • ch. 16
  • Pimping, and financing Osama bin Laden
  • Part 3: 1975-1981 ch. 17
  • Panama Canal negotiations and Graham Greene
  • ch. 18
  • Iran's king of kings
  • ch. 19
  • Confessions of a tortured man
  • ch. 2
  • ch. 20 The
  • Fall of a king
  • ch. 21
  • Colombia: keystone of Latin America
  • ch. 22
  • American republic versus global empire
  • ch. 23 The
  • Deceptive résumé
  • ch. 24
  • Ecuador's president battles big oil
  • "In for life"
  • ch. 25
  • I quit
  • Part 4: 1981- Present ch. 26
  • Ecuador's presidential death
  • ch. 27
  • Panama: another presidential death
  • ch. 28
  • My energy company, Enron, and George W. Bush
  • ch. 29
  • I take a bribe
  • ch. 3
  • ch. 30 The
  • September 11 and its aftermath for me, personnally
  • ch. 33
  • Venezuela: saved by Saddam
  • ch. 34
  • Ecuador revisited
  • ch. 35
  • Piercing the veneer
  • What you can do
  • Epilogue
  • Indonesia: lessons for an EHM
  • John Perkins pesonal history
  • ch. 4
  • Saving a country from communism
Control code
FIEb17353725
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxv, 303 pages
Isbn
9780452287082
System control number
  • ocm62746395
  • (OCoLC)62746395
Label
Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ch. 5
  • Selling my soul
  • Part 2: 1971-1975 ch. 6
  • My role as an inquisitor
  • ch. 7
  • Civilization on trial
  • ch. 8
  • Jesus, seen differently
  • ch. 9
  • Opportunity of a lifetime
  • Part 1: 1963-1971 ch. 1 An
  • ch. 10
  • Panama's president and hero
  • ch. 11
  • Pirates of the Canal zone
  • ch. 12
  • Soldiers and prostitutes
  • ch. 13
  • Conversations with the General
  • ch. 14
  • Entering a new and sinister period in economic history
  • Economic hit man is born
  • ch. 15 The
  • Saudi Arabian money-laundering affair
  • ch. 16
  • Pimping, and financing Osama bin Laden
  • Part 3: 1975-1981 ch. 17
  • Panama Canal negotiations and Graham Greene
  • ch. 18
  • Iran's king of kings
  • ch. 19
  • Confessions of a tortured man
  • ch. 2
  • ch. 20 The
  • Fall of a king
  • ch. 21
  • Colombia: keystone of Latin America
  • ch. 22
  • American republic versus global empire
  • ch. 23 The
  • Deceptive résumé
  • ch. 24
  • Ecuador's president battles big oil
  • "In for life"
  • ch. 25
  • I quit
  • Part 4: 1981- Present ch. 26
  • Ecuador's presidential death
  • ch. 27
  • Panama: another presidential death
  • ch. 28
  • My energy company, Enron, and George W. Bush
  • ch. 29
  • I take a bribe
  • ch. 3
  • ch. 30 The
  • September 11 and its aftermath for me, personnally
  • ch. 33
  • Venezuela: saved by Saddam
  • ch. 34
  • Ecuador revisited
  • ch. 35
  • Piercing the veneer
  • What you can do
  • Epilogue
  • Indonesia: lessons for an EHM
  • John Perkins pesonal history
  • ch. 4
  • Saving a country from communism
Control code
FIEb17353725
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxv, 303 pages
Isbn
9780452287082
System control number
  • ocm62746395
  • (OCoLC)62746395

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