How the World Works

How the World Works

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'The world's greatest public intellectual' Observer

The essential guide to Chomsky and his brilliant ideas on the global state of affairs

An extraordinary collection of Chomsky's speeches and his interviews with David Barsamian, edited by Arthur Naiman. With exceptional clarity and power of argument, Noam Chomsky lays bare as no one else can the realities of contemporary geopolitics.

Including classic essays such as:
What Uncle Sam Really Wants - A dissection of US foreign policy

The Prosperous Few and the Restless Many - Examining the new global economy, food and the roots of racism

Secrets, Lies and Democracy - The CIA's actions in relation to religious fundamentalism, global inequality and the coming eco-catastrophe

The Common Good - unmissable writing on equality, freedom and the media

'One of the finest minds of the twentieth century' The New Yorker

'A rebel without a pause' Bono

'One of the greatest, most radical public thinkers of our time. When the sun sets on the American empire, as it will, as it must, Noam Chomsky's work will survive' Arundhati Roy

Book information

ISBN: 9780241145388
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint: Hamish Hamilton
Pub date:
DEWEY: 320.12092
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 335
Weight: 408g
Height: 232mm
Width: 151mm
Spine width: 25mm