Global Dawn: The Cultural Foundation of American Internationalism, 1865-1890
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Global Dawn: The Cultural Foundation of American Internationalism, 1865-1890

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ISBN-13:
9780674035041
Einband:
Buch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.10.2009
Seiten:
428
Autor:
Frank Ninkovich
Gewicht:
794 g
Format:
236x155x33 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

* Acknowledgments * Introduction: Culture and Causality * A Global Civilization * Creating an International Identity: Culture, Commerce, and Diplomacy * Europe I: The Mirage of Republicanism * Europe II: Premodern Survivals * The One and the Many: Race, Culture, and Civilization * The Promise of Local Equality: Assimilating African Americans, Chinese, and Native Americans * Beyond Orientalism: Explaining Other Worlds * Empire and Civilization * International Politics * The Future of International Relations * Conclusion: Culture as Capability * Notes * Index
Why did the United States become a global power? This book shows that a cultural predisposition for thinking in global terms blossomed in the late nineteenth century, making possible the rise to world power as American liberals of the time took a wide-ranging interest in the world.