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The Resource America As Empire : Global Leader or Rogue Power?

America As Empire : Global Leader or Rogue Power?

Label
America As Empire : Global Leader or Rogue Power?
Title
America As Empire
Title remainder
Global Leader or Rogue Power?
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In America as Empire, Jim Garrison urges us to face up to the complexities and responsibilities inherent in the indisputable fact that America is now the world's single preeminent power. "America", Garrison writes, "has become what it was founded not to be: established as a haven for those fleeing the abuse of power, it has attained and now wields near absolute power. It has become an empire."Garrison traces the roots of the American empire to the very beginnings of the republic, in particular to the historic willingness of United States' to use military might in the defense of two consistent
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garrison, James
Dewey number
  • 327.73
  • 327.73
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Balance of power
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Balance of power
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Imperialism
  • United States
Label
America As Empire : Global Leader or Rogue Power?
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction: From Republic to Empire; 1 America and the World; 2 A Mighty Fortress on Shifting Sands; 3 America's Journey to Empire; 4 The Roots of American Preeminence; 5 Empire and Its Discontents; 6 The Rise and Fall of Empires; 7 The Roman Achievement; 8 America at the Choice Point; 9 The Final Empire; Notes; Index; About the Author; About State of the World Forum
Control code
751963556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781605097114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)751963556
Label
America As Empire : Global Leader or Rogue Power?
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction: From Republic to Empire; 1 America and the World; 2 A Mighty Fortress on Shifting Sands; 3 America's Journey to Empire; 4 The Roots of American Preeminence; 5 Empire and Its Discontents; 6 The Rise and Fall of Empires; 7 The Roman Achievement; 8 America at the Choice Point; 9 The Final Empire; Notes; Index; About the Author; About State of the World Forum
Control code
751963556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781605097114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)751963556

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