Rogue States: The Rule of Force in World Affairs

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Pluto Press, 2016 - Aggression (International law)
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Rogue States is a collection of essays written by Chomsky in the late 1990s, all of which subvert the United States foreign policy discourse and the notion of the "rogue state", turning the focus of criticism inwards and demonstrating howWestern powers fail to uphold their own standards of conduct. Among the topics considered are the Balkans Crisis, the embargo against Cuba, and US intervention in Latin America, all of which provide important lessons for today from one of our most eminent and insightful teachers.

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User Review  - orangetwin - LibraryThing

Insightful and recommended. If you're new to Chomsky, you learn a lot, but it's a fragmented read. Not one of his greatest, but a valuable and interesting book regardless. Read full review

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User Review  - fpagan - LibraryThing

Here Chomsky finds the US and other first-world countries to be rogue states vis-ŗ-vis many places such as Iraq, Kosovo, Colombia, East Timor, Cuba, Guatemala. Read full review

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