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Also Known As: Avram Noam Chomsky Died:
Born: December 7, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Profession:

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 Stolen Seas (2013)
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 #ReGeneration (2012)
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 I Am (2010)
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 Chomsky and Co. (2008)
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1951:
Wrote Master's thesis <i>Morphophonemics of Modern Hebrew</i> at University of Pennsylvania
1955:
Joined MIT staff
1957:
Revolutionized field of linguistics with <i>Syntactic Structures</i>
1961:
Appointed full professor at MIT's Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics
1967:
Wrote anti-Vietnam War essay "The Responsibility of Intellectuals," published in <i>The New York Review of Books</i>
1969:
Published first political book <i>American Power and the New Mandarins</i>
1976:
Appointed Institute Professor at MIT
1988:
Presented "propaganda model" of news media in <i>Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media</i>, co-written with Edward S. Herman
1992:
Featured in documentary "Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media"
2003:
Appeared in historical documentary series "XXI Century"
2003:
Subject of documentary "Noam Chomsky: Rebel Without a Pause"
2004:
Animated short "Pirates and Emperors (or Size Does Matter)" adapted from 1986 book <i>Pirates and Emperors: International Terrorism and the Real World</i>
2006:
Wrote and appeared in documentary film "Imperial Grand Strategy"
2012:
Featured in global financial crisis documentary "Four Horsemen"
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Education

University of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania - 1951
University of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania - 1955
University of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania - 1945 - 1949

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