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The Resource State terrorism and the United States : from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism, Frederick H. Gareau

State terrorism and the United States : from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism, Frederick H. Gareau

Label
State terrorism and the United States : from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism
Title
State terrorism and the United States
Title remainder
from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Frederick H. Gareau
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gareau, Frederick H.
Dewey number
303.6/25
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.G373 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Victims of state-sponsored terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Human rights
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Intervention (International law)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
State terrorism and the United States : from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism, Frederick H. Gareau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Terrorism strikes home ; Defining terrorism: problems and perspectives ; The contents of this book ; State terrorism and silence: Hamburg -- 1. The School of the Americas and terror in El Salvador: The School of the Americas ; El Salvador: The Seminal revolt and massacre ; Washington teaches and underwrites counterinsurgency ; Counterinsurgency operationalized in El Salvador ; The UN Truth Commission on El Salvador ; The aftermath ; Conclusion -- 2. Guatemala: A country incommunicado: Why Guatemala? ; Assigning blame for violence in Guatemala ; Counterinsurgency training ; The report of the Archdiocese of Guatemala City ; The charge of genocide ; The key role of the Army and Intelligence agencies ; Washington's complicity ; The aftermath -- 3. Chile: The forgotten past is full of memory: Why Chile? ; Denying social change through electoral processes ; The Chilean National Commission on Truth and Reconciliation ; Intelligence agencies, the counterinsurgency doctrine and torture ; The aftermath ; Conclusion -- 4. Argentina's dirty war: Another coup waging law and order : Nunca mas: Report of the Argentine Commission on the Disappeared ; Argentinian state terrorism ; Washington's support for state terrorism in Argentina ; The aftermath -- 5. South Africa, Apartheid, and terror: Apartheid ; The Truth and Reconciliation Commission report ; Applying terror ; Washington's policy toward South Africa ; The impact of Pretoria's total strategy on neighboring countries ; Washington, South Africa and weapons of mass destruction -- 6. Indonesia: Three series of massacres: The anti-communist massacres: Indonesia : The first East Timor massacres ; The second East Timor massacres ; Conclusion -- 7. The Root doctrine and some notorious instances of U.S. support for dictators: The Root doctrine ; Nicaragua, The Somozas, and the Sandanistas: From Coolidge to Bush, Sr. ; The Congo: From Kennedy to Bush, Sr. ; The Khmer Rouge: From Carter to Bush, Sr. ; Conclusion -- 8. The roots of the War on Terrorism: Washington's policies in the Middle East: Washington installs and supports the Shah of Iran ; Saddam Hussein, 1979-1990 ; Washington's complicity in Israeli state terrorism ; Conclusion -- 9. The War on Terrorism: The nature of the War on Terrorism ; Afghanistan: No end in sight ; The third Persian Gulf War ; Counterterrorism: The root doctrine gets a face-life -- 10. Conclusions and recommendations: The major findings of the study ; Washington's policy toward the International Criminal Court ; In search of an appropriate response to terrorism ; A Truth Commission for Washington
Control code
52838656
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9780932863393
Lccn
2003017816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: includes errata.
Label
State terrorism and the United States : from counterinsurgency to the war on terrorism, Frederick H. Gareau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Terrorism strikes home ; Defining terrorism: problems and perspectives ; The contents of this book ; State terrorism and silence: Hamburg -- 1. The School of the Americas and terror in El Salvador: The School of the Americas ; El Salvador: The Seminal revolt and massacre ; Washington teaches and underwrites counterinsurgency ; Counterinsurgency operationalized in El Salvador ; The UN Truth Commission on El Salvador ; The aftermath ; Conclusion -- 2. Guatemala: A country incommunicado: Why Guatemala? ; Assigning blame for violence in Guatemala ; Counterinsurgency training ; The report of the Archdiocese of Guatemala City ; The charge of genocide ; The key role of the Army and Intelligence agencies ; Washington's complicity ; The aftermath -- 3. Chile: The forgotten past is full of memory: Why Chile? ; Denying social change through electoral processes ; The Chilean National Commission on Truth and Reconciliation ; Intelligence agencies, the counterinsurgency doctrine and torture ; The aftermath ; Conclusion -- 4. Argentina's dirty war: Another coup waging law and order : Nunca mas: Report of the Argentine Commission on the Disappeared ; Argentinian state terrorism ; Washington's support for state terrorism in Argentina ; The aftermath -- 5. South Africa, Apartheid, and terror: Apartheid ; The Truth and Reconciliation Commission report ; Applying terror ; Washington's policy toward South Africa ; The impact of Pretoria's total strategy on neighboring countries ; Washington, South Africa and weapons of mass destruction -- 6. Indonesia: Three series of massacres: The anti-communist massacres: Indonesia : The first East Timor massacres ; The second East Timor massacres ; Conclusion -- 7. The Root doctrine and some notorious instances of U.S. support for dictators: The Root doctrine ; Nicaragua, The Somozas, and the Sandanistas: From Coolidge to Bush, Sr. ; The Congo: From Kennedy to Bush, Sr. ; The Khmer Rouge: From Carter to Bush, Sr. ; Conclusion -- 8. The roots of the War on Terrorism: Washington's policies in the Middle East: Washington installs and supports the Shah of Iran ; Saddam Hussein, 1979-1990 ; Washington's complicity in Israeli state terrorism ; Conclusion -- 9. The War on Terrorism: The nature of the War on Terrorism ; Afghanistan: No end in sight ; The third Persian Gulf War ; Counterterrorism: The root doctrine gets a face-life -- 10. Conclusions and recommendations: The major findings of the study ; Washington's policy toward the International Criminal Court ; In search of an appropriate response to terrorism ; A Truth Commission for Washington
Control code
52838656
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9780932863393
Lccn
2003017816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: includes errata.

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