|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Michael Parenti (Ph.D., Yale University) is an internationally known, award-winning author, scholar, and lecturer who addresses a wide variety of political and cultural subjects. Among his recent books are Waiting for Yesterday (2013), The Face of Imperialism (2011), God and His Demons (2010), and Democracy for the Few, 9th edition (2010).
Table of Contents
Part One: Class, Race, and Empire Chapter 1 Thinking about the Great Class Divide Chapter 2 Ethnicity and Exploitation: A Quick History of the Boiling Pot Chapter 3 Empire in Extremis? Some Urgent Notations Part Two: The Corporate Beast at Home Chapter 4 A Case of Death and Profits Chapter 5 Free Market Medicine: A Personal Account Chapter 6 Free Market Medicine: More True Stories Part Three: Cultural Aberrations and Other Oppressions Chapter 7 Pedophiles, Popes, Priests, Preachers, and Papa Chapter 8 Inequality: 85 Billionaires and the Poorer Half Part Four: Global Rule and Ruin Chapter 9 Capitalism, a Self-Devouring Beast Chapter 10 Profit Pathology and Disposable Planet Epilogue The Next Trip