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The Resource A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins

A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins

Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Title
A game as old as empire
Title remainder
the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Title variation
Secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exposes the secrets of a worldwide web of control, corruption, and plunder. This book tells how bigger powers operate to enrich small elite and corporate coffers while often impoverishing masses of people and creating debt and dependency that economically enslave countries for generations
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CUZ
Dewey number
364.1/323
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2755.5
LC item number
.G36 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hiatt, Steven
Series statement
A BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International business enterprises
  • Political corruption
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
  • Dependency
  • Globalization
  • TRUE CRIME
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Dependency
  • Globalization
  • International business enterprises
  • Political corruption
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: new confessions and revelations from the world of economic hit men / John Perkins -- Global empire: the web of control / Steven Hiatt -- Selling money-- and dependency: setting the debt trap / S.C. Gwynne -- Dirty money: inside the secret world of offshore banking / John Christensen -- BCCI's double game: banking on America, banking on jihad / Lucy Komisar -- The human cost of cheap cell phones / Kathleen Kern -- Mercenaries on the front lines in the new scramble for Africa / Andrew Rowell and James Marriott -- Hijacking Iraq's oil reserves: economic hit men at work / Greg Muttitt -- The World Bank and the $100 billion question / Steve Berkman -- The Philippines, the World Bank, and the race to the bottom / Ellen Augustine -- Exporting destruction / Bruce Rich -- The mirage of debt relief / James S. Henry -- Global uprising: the web of resistance / Antonia Juhasz
Control code
320323373
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576757987
Lccn
2006034244
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000123
  • 3422b609-966b-4050-95f5-e7d118f35755
Publisher number
MWT11282065
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320323373
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: new confessions and revelations from the world of economic hit men / John Perkins -- Global empire: the web of control / Steven Hiatt -- Selling money-- and dependency: setting the debt trap / S.C. Gwynne -- Dirty money: inside the secret world of offshore banking / John Christensen -- BCCI's double game: banking on America, banking on jihad / Lucy Komisar -- The human cost of cheap cell phones / Kathleen Kern -- Mercenaries on the front lines in the new scramble for Africa / Andrew Rowell and James Marriott -- Hijacking Iraq's oil reserves: economic hit men at work / Greg Muttitt -- The World Bank and the $100 billion question / Steve Berkman -- The Philippines, the World Bank, and the race to the bottom / Ellen Augustine -- Exporting destruction / Bruce Rich -- The mirage of debt relief / James S. Henry -- Global uprising: the web of resistance / Antonia Juhasz
Control code
320323373
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576757987
Lccn
2006034244
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000123
  • 3422b609-966b-4050-95f5-e7d118f35755
Publisher number
MWT11282065
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320323373
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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