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Powers and Prospects by Noam Chomsky

Powers and Prospects by Noam Chomsky

Powers and Prospects Reflections on Human Nature and the Social Order  by Noam Chomsky

No admirer of Chomsky can afford to be without this timeless selection of his thought.

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From East Timor to the Middle East, from the nature of democracy to our place in the natural world, from intellectual politics to the politics of language, Powers and Prospects is a vital compilation of Chomsky's writings on a broad array of subject material. Chomsky lifts the veil of distortions that conceals the workings of history and social policy, and reveals how the 'new' world order is little more than a remarketing of the old. No admirer of Chomsky can afford to be without this timeless selection of his thought.

First published in 1996.

Foreword
Preface
1. Language and Thought: some reflections on venerable themes
2. Language and Nature
3. Writers and Intellectual Responsibility
4. Goals and Visions
5. Democracy and Markets in the New World Order
6. The Middle East Settlement: its sources and contours
7. The Great Powers and Human Rights: the case of East Timor
8. East Timor and World Order
Index

About The Author

Noam Chomsky is a world renowned linguist and one of our foremost social critics. He is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT and the author of numerous books for Pluto Press.

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