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Introduction Blank Is Beautiful: Three Decades of Erasing and Remaking the World PART I Two Doctor Shocks (Research and Development) 1. The Torture Lab: Ewen Cameron, the CIA and the Maniacal Quest to Erase and Remake the Human Mind 2. The Other Doctor Shock: Milton Friedman and the Search for a Laissez-Faire Laboratory PART II The First Test (Birth Pangs) 3. States of Shock: The Bloody Birth of the Counter-revolution 4. Cleaning the Slate: Terror Does Its Work 5. ¿Entirely Unrelated¿: How an Ideology Was Cleansed of Its Crimes PART III Surviving Democracy: Bombs Made of Laws 6. Saved by a War: Thatcherism and Its Useful Enemies 7. The New Dr. Shock: Economic Warfare Replaces Dictatorship 8. Crisis Works: The Packaging of Shock Therapy PART IV Lost in Transition (While We Wept, While We Trembled, While We Danced) 9. Slamming the Door on History: A Crisis in Poland, a Massacre in China 10. Democracy Born in Chains: South Africa¿s Constricted Freedom 11. Russia Chooses ¿The Pinochet Option¿: Bonfire of a Young Democracy 12. The Capitalist Id: Russia and the New Era of the Boor Market 13. Let It Burn: The Looting of East Asia and ¿The Fall of the Second Berlin Wall¿ PART V Shocking Times: Rise of the Disaster Capitalism Complex 14. Shock Therapy in the U.S.A.: The Homeland Security Bubble 15. A Corporatist State: Removing the Revolving Door, Putting in an Archway PART VI Iraq, Full Circle (Overshock) 16. Erasing Iraq: In Search of a ¿Model¿ for the Middle East 17. Ideological Blowback: A Very Capitalist Disaster 18. Full Circle: From Blank Slate to Scorched Earth PART VII The Movable Green Zone 19. Blanking the Beach: ¿The Second Tsunami¿ 20. Disaster Apartheid: A World of Green Zones and Red Zones 21. Losing the Peace Incentive: Israel as Warning Conclusion Notes Reading List Index
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