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Title:
What are we afraid of? : an assessment of the "Communist threat" in Central America : a NARMIC-American Friends Service Committee study
Author:
Lamperti, John.
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Publication Information:
Boston, MA : South End Press, [1988]

©1988
Physical Description:
vii, 109 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1420 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780896083387

9780896083394
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This study lays bare the myth of "Moscow-inspired" Central American revolutions and calls into question the red-baiting rhetoric behind US military control of the region.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. ii
Narmic/Afsc Statementp. iii
Prefacep. v
1 Thinking about the Problemp. 1
2 The Russians (and the Cubans) Are Coming-aren't They?p. 7
3 Nicaragua: Where's the Threat?p. 23
4 El Salvador: Communist Aggression or Civil War?p. 47
5 Needed: a New Approachp. 71
Notes to Chapter 1p. 85
Notes to Chapter 2p. 87
Notes to Chapter 3p. 91
Notes to Chapter 4p. 97
Notes to Chapter 5p. 101
Indexp. 105
American Friends Service Committee Officesp. 110