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The disaster lobby

prophets of ecological doom and other absurdities

by Melvin J. Grayson

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Follett Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- United States,
    • Environmental protection -- United States -- Citizen participation

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Melvin J. Grayson [and] Thomas R. Shepard, Jr.
      ContributionsShepard, Thomas R., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.E5 G73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination294 p.
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5312471M
      ISBN 100695803913
      LC Control Number72097084
      OCLC/WorldCa628104

        It has been 21 months since John Mearsheimer and Steve Walt published their article "The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy" in The London Review of Books and four months since their publication of a book by the same name. Their main arguments are that unconditional U.S. support for the Israeli government has harmed U.S. interests in the Middle East and that AmericanAuthor: Stephen Zunes.


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