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Cultures of United States imperialism, Amy Kaplan and Donald E. Pease, editors

Label
Cultures of United States imperialism
Title
Cultures of United States imperialism
Statement of responsibility
Amy Kaplan and Donald E. Pease, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Begins to fill the gaping lacuna of imperialism in the standard histories of the US by exploring how US expansion has influenced people of other cultures. The 26 essays focus mostly on Africa and African Americans, but also consider the Philippines, Native Americans, Cuba, Latin America, and Disneyw
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.C96 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaplan, Amy
  • Pease, Donald E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Racism
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Cultures of United States imperialism, Amy Kaplan and Donald E. Pease, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Left alone with America" : the absence of empire in the study of American culture / Amy Kaplan -- New perspectives on U.S. culture and imperialism / Donald E. Pease -- Why did the Europeans cross the ocean? A seventeenth-century riddle / Myra Jehlen -- Terms of assimilation : legislating subjectivity in the emerging nation / Priscilla Wald -- The naming of Yale College : British imperialism and American higher education / Gauri Viswanathan -- Savage law : the plot against American Indians in Johnson and Graham's Lessee v. M'Intosh and The pioneers / Eric Cheyfitz -- Science fiction, the world's fair, and the prosthetics of empire, 1910-1915 / Bill Brown -- Buffalo Bill's "wild west" and the mythologization of the American empire / Richard Slotkin
  • White love : surveillance and nationalist resistance in the U.S. colonization of the Philippines / Vicente L. Rafael -- Black and blue on San Juan Hill / Amy Kaplan -- Teddy bear patriarchy : taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908-1936 / Donna Haraway -- Américo Paredes and decolonization / José David Saldívar -- Pious sites : Chamorro culture between Spanish Catholicism and American liberal individualism / Vicente M. Diaz -- Plotting the border : John Reed, Pancho Villa, and Insurgent Mexico / Christopher P. Wilson -- Anti-imperial Americanism / Walter Benn Michaels -- Appeals for (mis)recognition : theorizing the diaspora / Kenneth W. Warren -- Resisting the heat : Menchú, Morrison, and incompetent readers / Doris Sommer -- Black Americans' racial uplift ideology as "civilizing mission" : Pauline E. Hopkins on race and imperialism / Kevin Gaines -- From liberalism to communism : the political thought of W.E.B. Du Bois / William E. Cain -- White like me : racial cross-dressing and the construction of American whiteness / Eric Lott
  • "Make my day!" : spectacle as amnesia in imperial politics [and] the sequel / Michael Rogin -- The patriot system, or managerial heroism / Susan Jeffords -- Hiroshima, the Vietnam veterans war memorial, and the Gulf War : post-national spectacles / Donald E. Pease -- Techno-muscularity and the "boy eternal" : from the quagmire to the Gulf / Lynda Boose -- "Bwana Mickey" : constructing cultural consumption at Tokyo Disneyland / Mary Yoko Brannen -- We think, therefore they are? On occidentalizing the world / Deborah Gewertz, Frederick Errington
Control code
9055845
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 672 p.
Isbn
9780822314134
Lccn
93019817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Cultures of United States imperialism, Amy Kaplan and Donald E. Pease, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Left alone with America" : the absence of empire in the study of American culture / Amy Kaplan -- New perspectives on U.S. culture and imperialism / Donald E. Pease -- Why did the Europeans cross the ocean? A seventeenth-century riddle / Myra Jehlen -- Terms of assimilation : legislating subjectivity in the emerging nation / Priscilla Wald -- The naming of Yale College : British imperialism and American higher education / Gauri Viswanathan -- Savage law : the plot against American Indians in Johnson and Graham's Lessee v. M'Intosh and The pioneers / Eric Cheyfitz -- Science fiction, the world's fair, and the prosthetics of empire, 1910-1915 / Bill Brown -- Buffalo Bill's "wild west" and the mythologization of the American empire / Richard Slotkin
  • White love : surveillance and nationalist resistance in the U.S. colonization of the Philippines / Vicente L. Rafael -- Black and blue on San Juan Hill / Amy Kaplan -- Teddy bear patriarchy : taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908-1936 / Donna Haraway -- Américo Paredes and decolonization / José David Saldívar -- Pious sites : Chamorro culture between Spanish Catholicism and American liberal individualism / Vicente M. Diaz -- Plotting the border : John Reed, Pancho Villa, and Insurgent Mexico / Christopher P. Wilson -- Anti-imperial Americanism / Walter Benn Michaels -- Appeals for (mis)recognition : theorizing the diaspora / Kenneth W. Warren -- Resisting the heat : Menchú, Morrison, and incompetent readers / Doris Sommer -- Black Americans' racial uplift ideology as "civilizing mission" : Pauline E. Hopkins on race and imperialism / Kevin Gaines -- From liberalism to communism : the political thought of W.E.B. Du Bois / William E. Cain -- White like me : racial cross-dressing and the construction of American whiteness / Eric Lott
  • "Make my day!" : spectacle as amnesia in imperial politics [and] the sequel / Michael Rogin -- The patriot system, or managerial heroism / Susan Jeffords -- Hiroshima, the Vietnam veterans war memorial, and the Gulf War : post-national spectacles / Donald E. Pease -- Techno-muscularity and the "boy eternal" : from the quagmire to the Gulf / Lynda Boose -- "Bwana Mickey" : constructing cultural consumption at Tokyo Disneyland / Mary Yoko Brannen -- We think, therefore they are? On occidentalizing the world / Deborah Gewertz, Frederick Errington
Control code
9055845
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 672 p.
Isbn
9780822314134
Lccn
93019817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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