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Author: Lawrence Norfolk; Neal White
Publisher: London : Book Works, ©2002.
Genre: Pictorial works
Notes: 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : illustrations.
Responsibility: Ott's sneeze
Other titles: Record of a sneeze (Motion picture)
Edition: eBook : Document : English



Dt. ISBN nicht in die Vorl eingedr. Table of Contents; PART ONE: Introduction; I. Economic Succession; The Missing Link; The "C"-Word; This Book; Disclaimer; Structural Arguments; II. Growing Up Global; A New World Order; From Yonkers to Wharton; New Dawn for Business; Robert McNamara, Enforcer; Forty Years Later; III. The Copenhagen Conundrum; Carbon Debt; Cochabamba, Bolivia; The Cancún Conundrum; The Morales Conundrum; PART TWO: The Fatal Flaws of Capitalism; IV. Intrinsic Amorality & Corporate Schizophrenia; Is Greed Good?; Everyday Life in Advertising; Are Corporations People?; Corporations Are Machines. V. Intrinsic Inequities of Corporate StructureEight Intrinsic Inequities of Corporate Structure; 1. Profits from Business Operation; 2. Profits from Capitalization of the Public Commons; 3. CEO Megasalaries & Bonuses; 4. Stock Payments & Dividends; 5. Invested Earnings: The Multiplier Effect; 6. Wage Repression of Employees; 7. The "Worker Productivity" Scam; 8. Cashing Out: The Sale of Company Assets; The Illusion of Corporate "Efficiency"; VI. Endless Growth on a Finite Planet; Ecosystem Into Economy; Gross Domestic Product (GDP); What's Left Out of GDP?; Virtual Growth. "Planetary Boundaries"Resource Shrinkage on a Finite Planet; Financial Speculation in Food Supplies; Privatization of Water; Peak Species & Peak Beauty; Earth Island; Fundamental Questions; VII. Searching for Growth: Desperate Measures; Seven Explorations in Growing Growth; 1. Shifting from Real Growth to Virtual; 2. Creating "New Resources"-Privatizing the Commons; 3. Expanding the Military Economy; 4. Green Capitalism; 5. Search for Green Energy; 6. Creative Destruction; 7. Techno-Utopianism & New Nature; VIII. Propensity Toward War; War as Economic Strategy; The Stealth Economy. Doing the NumbersCommercial Arms Trade; Military Keynesianism; F-35 Lightning II Fighter: 325 billion (Lockheed Martin Corporation); Gerald Ford-Class Supercarrier: 120 billion (Northrop Grumman Corporation); Future Combat System: 340 billion (Boeing and SAIC); Littoral Combat Ship: 38 billion(Austal USA and Lockheed Martin); U.S. Military Bases; Asia Pacific; Western Europe; Middle East; Africa; South America; Focus on the Pacific; "Comparative Advantage" of War; IX. Privatization of Democracy; Rule by the Rich; Doing the Numbers; What Is a Billion Dollars? The "Problem" of Surplus CapitalInvestments in Government; Politicians for Sale; Koch Brothers: Role Models for Neofeudal Expression; Democracy?; X. Privatization of Consciousness; Who Needs Advertising?; Living Inside Media; Advertising to Children; Global Reach; The Powers of Received Images; Are You Immune?; Is Television Real?; "Truth" in Advertising; Virtual Reality; Global Control; AOL-Time Warner; Disney; The News Corporation; Crisis Point; XI. Capitalism or Happiness; Laissez-Faire; Doing the Numbers; Consequences of Inequity; Economics of Happiness; Sufficiency. In the vein of his bestseller, Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television, nationally recognized social critic Jerry Mander researches, discusses, and exposes the momentous and unsolvable environmental and social problems of capitalism. Mander argues that capitalism is no longer a viable system:?What may have worked in 1900 is calamitous in 2010." Capitalism, utterly dependent on never-ending economic growth, is an impossible absurdity on a finite planet with limited resources. Climate change, together with global food, water, and resource shortages, is only the s. Includes index. The art of conscious creation --
Follow the map to a life you love --
Who are you, really? --
Clarifying your dream --
Bringing your dream to life! --
The 24/7 flow : beliefs --
Techniques to increase the flow --
Action : accelerating the process --
Your reality will respond --
The secret to faster change --
Make room for miracles --
Changing your life. This "GPS to your dreams" promises to help you create the kind of life you would love to live. "This book is TalkingPEN enabled"--Page 2 of cover. Cover title. At head of cover title: Xbox 360.
"Also covers all 24 Halo 3 multiplayer maps!"--Cover. A guide to playing "Halo 3: ODST" on Xbox 360 that provides campaign strategies, tactics for all twenty-four multiplayer maps and firefights, and profiles of arms, equipment, and enemies. Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2000. "Models covered: Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan 2006 through 2010. Does not include information specific to hybrid models."
"26370"--Cover.
"Includes wiring diagrams"--Cover.
Includes index. Tune-up and routine maintenance --
Four-cylinder engine ; V6 engine ; General engine orvehaul procedures --
Cooling, heating and air conditioning systems --
Fuel and exhaust systems --
Engine electrical systems --
Emissions and engine control systems --
Manual transaxle --
Automatic transaxle --
Transfer case --
Clutch and driveline --
Brakes --
Suspension and steering systems --
Body --
Chassis electrical system ; Wiring diagrams. "Total car care is the most complete, step-by-step automotive repair manual you'll ever use. All repair procedures are supported by detailed specifications, exploded views, and photographs" -- back cover.