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The Resource The global Cold War : third world interventions and the making of our times, Odd Arne Westad

The global Cold War : third world interventions and the making of our times, Odd Arne Westad

Label
The global Cold War : third world interventions and the making of our times
Title
The global Cold War
Title remainder
third world interventions and the making of our times
Statement of responsibility
Odd Arne Westad
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Cold War shaped the world we live in today - its politics, economics, and military affairs. This book shows how the globalisation of the Cold War during the last century created the foundations for most of the key conflicts we see today, including the War on Terror
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westad, Odd Arne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D843
LC item number
.W446 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold war
  • World politics
  • World politics
  • Soviet Union
  • Developing countries
  • United States
  • Developing countries
Label
The global Cold War : third world interventions and the making of our times, Odd Arne Westad
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-470) 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
  • 1.
  • empire of liberty : American ideology and foreign interventions.
  • p. 8
  • 2.
  • empire of justice : Soviet ideology and foreign interventions.
  • p. 39
  • 3.
  • revolutionaries : anticolonial politics and transformations.
  • p. 73
  • 4.
  • Creating the Third World : the United States confronts revolution.
  • p. 110
  • 5.
  • Cuban and Vietnamese challenges.
  • p. 158
  • 6.
  • crisis of decolonization : Southern Africa.
  • p. 207
  • 7.
  • prospects of socialism : Ethiopia and the horn.
  • p. 250
  • 8.
  • Islamist defiance : Iran and Afghanistan.
  • p. 288
  • 9.
  • 1980s : the Reagan offensive.
  • p. 331
  • 10.
  • Gorbachev withdrawal and the end of the Cold War.
  • p. 364
  • Conclusion : revolutions, interventions, and great power collapse.
  • p. 396
Control code
ocm61702430
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 484 p.
Isbn
9780521853644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The global Cold War : third world interventions and the making of our times, Odd Arne Westad
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-470) 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
  • 1.
  • empire of liberty : American ideology and foreign interventions.
  • p. 8
  • 2.
  • empire of justice : Soviet ideology and foreign interventions.
  • p. 39
  • 3.
  • revolutionaries : anticolonial politics and transformations.
  • p. 73
  • 4.
  • Creating the Third World : the United States confronts revolution.
  • p. 110
  • 5.
  • Cuban and Vietnamese challenges.
  • p. 158
  • 6.
  • crisis of decolonization : Southern Africa.
  • p. 207
  • 7.
  • prospects of socialism : Ethiopia and the horn.
  • p. 250
  • 8.
  • Islamist defiance : Iran and Afghanistan.
  • p. 288
  • 9.
  • 1980s : the Reagan offensive.
  • p. 331
  • 10.
  • Gorbachev withdrawal and the end of the Cold War.
  • p. 364
  • Conclusion : revolutions, interventions, and great power collapse.
  • p. 396
Control code
ocm61702430
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 484 p.
Isbn
9780521853644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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