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The Resource Merchants of fear : why they want us to be afraid, Christopher Catherwood and Joseph A. DiVanna

Merchants of fear : why they want us to be afraid, Christopher Catherwood and Joseph A. DiVanna

Label
Merchants of fear : why they want us to be afraid
Title
Merchants of fear
Title remainder
why they want us to be afraid
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Catherwood and Joseph A. DiVanna
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Catherwood, Christopher
Dewey number
327.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ1480
LC item number
.C38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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DiVanna, Joseph A
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Fear
  • Propaganda
  • Capitalism
  • United States
  • Mass media
  • Terrorism in mass media
  • United States
  • Security, International
Label
Merchants of fear : why they want us to be afraid, Christopher Catherwood and Joseph A. DiVanna
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: a nation at the crossroads of freedom -- The road to fear is paved with good intentions -- A history of actions and consequences -- A new McCarthyism -- The romance of the Cold War -- Jihad against Jews and crusaders -- Religion and the rationale for violence -- The U.S. fear/threat reaction and global defense -- Ethnic tents and nationalist hatreds: the need for enemies -- Who hates us and why? -- And what about the media? -- The erosion of liberty values: fear is a distorting force -- Internalizing fear: venturing down a slippery slope -- The consequence of fear and America's decline from within -- The value proposition of the United States -- Effects of U.S. policies on the value proposition of its goods and services -- Good and just trade versus evil and unjust commerce -- The price of freedom, liberty, and commerce -- The next wave of commerce -- Breaking the cycle of fear: can America rebound? -- How not to be a victim of fear -- An inconvenient truth and the convenient enemy -- Rekindling the American spirit -- Endnotes
Control code
2008003680
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781599212814
Lccn
2008003680
System control number
(Sirsi) 1540641
Label
Merchants of fear : why they want us to be afraid, Christopher Catherwood and Joseph A. DiVanna
Publication
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: a nation at the crossroads of freedom -- The road to fear is paved with good intentions -- A history of actions and consequences -- A new McCarthyism -- The romance of the Cold War -- Jihad against Jews and crusaders -- Religion and the rationale for violence -- The U.S. fear/threat reaction and global defense -- Ethnic tents and nationalist hatreds: the need for enemies -- Who hates us and why? -- And what about the media? -- The erosion of liberty values: fear is a distorting force -- Internalizing fear: venturing down a slippery slope -- The consequence of fear and America's decline from within -- The value proposition of the United States -- Effects of U.S. policies on the value proposition of its goods and services -- Good and just trade versus evil and unjust commerce -- The price of freedom, liberty, and commerce -- The next wave of commerce -- Breaking the cycle of fear: can America rebound? -- How not to be a victim of fear -- An inconvenient truth and the convenient enemy -- Rekindling the American spirit -- Endnotes
Control code
2008003680
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781599212814
Lccn
2008003680
System control number
(Sirsi) 1540641

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