By: Johns, Christina J.; Johnson, P. Ward
U.S.A., Praeger: 1993
Seller ID: 004114
No flaws or blemishes, Gift Quality. [However, a strange gift, perhaps reconsider] ---- Johns and Johnson analyze the invasion of Panama in order to explore the ways in which the War on Drugs has been used as an ideological justification for a projection of U.S. state power into Latin America. They characterize the Bush Administration's reasons for the invasion as cynical ideological rhetoric which covered up strategic interests the United States had in deposing Noriega and replacing him with a more cooperative regime. The authors particularly discuss the role of media coverage, including the ... View More...