Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

What's Wrong with America?: How the Rich and Powerful Have Changed America and Now Want to Change the World [Paperback]

Our Price $ 11.86  
Retail Value $ 16.95  
You Save $ 5.09  (30%)  
Item Number 272852  
Buy New $11.86
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for What's Wrong with America?: How the Rich and Powerful Have Changed America and Now Want to Change the World by Jonathan Neale...

The consequences of American domestic and foreign policy on international spheres are shrewdly assessed in this clear-sighted expos. Unique reflections of the international financial markets show the extreme challenges created by the U.S.-led tactics of globalization, industry, and war. Comprehensively analyzing America's policies from a protestor's point of view, this incisive critique shows how devastating the inequalities are on a global level and how important major changes are to stability in world relations.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Pages   288
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.35" Width: 5.04" Height: 0.94"
Weight:   0.71 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 1, 2004
Publisher   Vision
ISBN  1904132421  
ISBN13  9781904132424  

Availability  0 units.

More About Jonathan Neale

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Jonathan Neale was born in New York City and now lives in London. He is the author of books of nonfiction and fiction for adults, though this is his first novel for young people. He has traveled in India, Nepal, Japan, Vietnam, the islands around Tahiti, Egypt, Sudan, Kenya, Venezuela, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. He has also sailed across the Atlantic in a small boat.

Jonathan Neale currently resides in London.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Politics > General
2Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Politics > International > Relations

Reviews - What do customers think about What's Wrong with America?: How the Rich and Powerful Have Changed America and Now Want to Change the World?

It tells you why all sorts of inequalities and atrocities are rampant in the USA!  May 18, 2008
The authors employs a Neo-Marxist perspective when answering the question what went wrong with America. The books is easy to read because it is not written full of terminology and academic prose, rather its done in a very straigth forward manner. The main argument is simple, namely that ever since Reagan became president in 1981 he initiated a frontal assault attack on the union, blacks and women. Basically ever since then the US has been run by big business in a ruthless manner so that the common person is exploited by the huge corporation that leave little choice for the average worker but to accept the worsening condition that the firms dish out to their helpless employees.

The book is ali very good at explaining why the US became more exploitative and aggressive not only at home but also in the rest of the world, this was especially the case after the Soviet Union disintegrated in late 1991.
A must-read to understand how the US really works!  Dec 28, 2004
This book was an eye-opener for me... to put it simply, horrifying. You may need to set aside preconceptions about Marxism to read it with an open mind, however.

Neale makes it quite clear that US policy is not dependent on who resides in the White House: a president will not be able to implement anything of which the major corporations disapprove. It is also very clear that the current president is very much on the side of corporations, and not the people he is supposed to govern. In fact, the inescapable conclusion I reached on having finished this book is that the US government is "by the corporations, for the corporations, of the corporations" - there is no concern whatsoever for the welfare of the working people.

None of this was clear to me before, I must confess. But now, I observe events with a very different perspective... a far less pleasant one.

You need to read this book if you want to know how the US is *really* being run - as well as many other countries, like the UK.

Write your own review about What's Wrong with America?: How the Rich and Powerful Have Changed America and Now Want to Change the World

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding What's Wrong with America?: How the Rich and Powerful Have Changed America and Now Want to Change the World

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy