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  1. A Fate Worse than Debt

    • Susan George
    16 November 1988
    Book

    How did the Third World countries accumulate a staggering trillion dollars' worth of debt? Who really shoulders the burden of reimbursement? How should we deal with the debt crisis? Susan George answers these questions with the solid evidence and verve familiar to readers of 'How the Other Half Dies'.

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  3. Development of the Convention on Psychotropic Substances, 1971

    01 July 1989
    Paper

    The 196l Single Convention did not include so-called "psychotropic substances" such as amphetamines and barbiturates among the drugs controlled. The discussions on the scope of control were focused on plant-based drugs, such as cannabis, poppy cultivation, poppy straw, coca bush and coca leaves This document describes the development of an international instrument for the control of psychotropic substances.

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    Coca and cocaine

    • Antony R. Henman
    05 October 1990

    publicationThis article examines alternatives to the War on Drugs through a comparative analysis of attitudes toward coca and cocaine in South America. Two regions of traditional coca use and cultivation -- northwest Amazonas state in Brazil and the department of Cusco in Peru -- are compared to highlight the differences between Peruvian and Brazilian attitudes toward coca and ethnic identity.

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    The Debt Boomerang

    • Susan George
    10 June 1992
    Book

    In an unsettling but lucid critique, The Debt boomerang shows that we in the North must also pay the price of World bank and IMF policies that have accelerated deforestation, encouraged mass migrations, fuelled an expanding drug trade and heightened global instability and conflict.

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    Uses and Abuses of African Debt

    Susan George
    01 July 1992
    Article
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    European Official Development Assistance to the Philippines

    • Joel Rocamora
    20 October 1992
    Book
    The studies in this book focus mainly on the period of the Corazon Aquino presidency. It was this period that European Overseas Development Assistance to the Philippines begun to increase significantly.
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    Interview with Eqbal Ahmad

    David Barsamian
    01 August 1993
    Article
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    Les paradoxes de l'environnement

    Susan George
    01 December 1993
    Article
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    Frederick Hayek and the social-engineering state

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 December 1993
    Article
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    The theory and politics of knowledge

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 December 1993
    Article
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    Transformation from below

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 December 1993
    Article
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    The standard low dose of oral cocaine

    • Teobaldo Llosa
    31 December 1993

    publicationCoca tea has been used for the treatment of cocaine dependence. Two previous reports found that treatment that includes coca tea can be successful in controlling relapse to cocaine dependence. In the current study, coca tea plus counseling was used to treat cocaine dependence in 23 cocaine-addicted coca paste smokers seeking treatment at an outpatient clinic in Lima, Peru.

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    Faith and Credit

    • Susan George, Fabrizio Sabelli
    13 June 1994
    Book

    An examination of the World Bank's policies and culture reveal a supranational, non-democratic and extremely powerful institution which functions much like the medieval Church or a monolithic political party, relying on rigid doctrine, hierarchy and a rejection of dissenting ideas to perpetuate its influence.

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    The Thing: Conclusion to Faith and Credit

    Susan George
    01 September 1994
    Article
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    Dissent Symposium on US Foreign Policy, June 1994

    Susan George
    01 September 1994
    Article
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    Vers un nouvel ordre de l'ingérence economique

    Susan George
    01 October 1994
    Article

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