After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II by Noam Chomsky, Edward S. Herman | | 9780896081000 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II

After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II

by Noam Chomsky, Edward S. Herman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0896081001

ISBN-13: 9780896081000

Pub. Date: 07/01/1999

Publisher: South End Press

Dissects the aftermath of the war in Southeast Asia, the refugee problem, the Vietnam/Cambodia conflict, and the Pol Pot regime.

Overview

Dissects the aftermath of the war in Southeast Asia, the refugee problem, the Vietnam/Cambodia conflict, and the Pol Pot regime.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780896081000
Publisher:
South End Press
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Series:
Political Economy of Human Rights Series
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1680L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
1The Setting1
1.1The U.S. Impact on Indochina1
1.2The United States in Vietnam: A Partial Victory7
1.3Picking Up the Pieces: A Return to Counterrevolutionary Intervention17
2Precedents23
2.1The Intelligentsia and the State23
2.2In the Light of History32
3Refugees: Indochina and Beyond49
4Vietnam61
5Laos119
6Cambodia135
7Final Comments295
Footnotes301
Index385

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