The Resource Drift : the unmooring of American military power, Rachel Maddow

Drift : the unmooring of American military power, Rachel Maddow

Label
Drift : the unmooring of American military power
Title
Drift
Title remainder
the unmooring of American military power
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Maddow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maddow shows how deeply militarized our culture has become--how the role of the national security sector has shape-shifted and grown over the past century to the point of being financially unsustainable and confused in mission
Summary
Explains how the focus on national security is actually compromising national stability, tracing the historical events and contributing factors that have promoted a deeply militarized American culture
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10078682
Cataloging source
DLC
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Maddow, Rachel
Dewey number
306.2/70973
Index
index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.M17 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • National security
  • United States
  • United States
  • Militarism
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the unmooring of American military power
Label
Drift : the unmooring of American military power, Rachel Maddow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Is it too late to descope this? -- G.I. Joe, Ho Chi Minh, and the American art of fighting about fighting -- A nation at peace everywhere in the world -- Let 'er fly -- Isle of spice -- Stupid regulations -- Mylanta, 'tis of thee -- Doing more with less (hassle) -- "One hell of a killing machine" -- An $8 trillion fungus among us -- Epilogue: You build it, you own it
Control code
ocn765967335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780307460981
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012000998
System control number
(OCoLC)765967335
Label
Drift : the unmooring of American military power, Rachel Maddow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Is it too late to descope this? -- G.I. Joe, Ho Chi Minh, and the American art of fighting about fighting -- A nation at peace everywhere in the world -- Let 'er fly -- Isle of spice -- Stupid regulations -- Mylanta, 'tis of thee -- Doing more with less (hassle) -- "One hell of a killing machine" -- An $8 trillion fungus among us -- Epilogue: You build it, you own it
Control code
ocn765967335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780307460981
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012000998
System control number
(OCoLC)765967335

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