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The Resource Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton

Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton

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Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903
Title
Cables, crises, and the press
Title remainder
the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903
Statement of responsibility
John A. Britton
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Author
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Language
eng
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Britton, John A
Dewey number
070.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4801
LC item number
.B74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Online journalism
  • Digital media
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / Diplomacy
  • Digital media
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Online journalism
Label
Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : Main themes and organization of the book -- 1. Introduction to the new international information system -- 2. Building the international cable system -- 3. Raising false hopes : international communications and international crises in Latin America, 1866-1881 -- 4. War, diplomacy, and propaganda : Chilean-U.S. relations, 1866-1880s -- 5. European intrusions, domestic disorder, and U.S. armed intervention : Central America in the 1880s -- 6. Confrontation via the information system : Chile and the United States, 1889-1892 -- 7. Popularization of the imperial mentality : from border crisis to hemispheric hegemony -- 8. Propaganda, public uproar, and the threat of war : the United States, Great Britain, and the Venezuelan boundary controversy -- 9. Information flow and revolution : Cuba, Spain, and the United States -- 10. Diplomacy under stress : Washington, Havana, and Madrid -- 11. Information flow, the U.S. press and the war with Spain -- 12. The Panama conspiracy -- 13. Celebrations of heroism and power -- Conclusion : The ominous triumph of popular culture
Control code
840460687
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 473 pages
Isbn
9780826353979
Lccn
2013030754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrated
Label
Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton
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
Introduction : Main themes and organization of the book -- 1. Introduction to the new international information system -- 2. Building the international cable system -- 3. Raising false hopes : international communications and international crises in Latin America, 1866-1881 -- 4. War, diplomacy, and propaganda : Chilean-U.S. relations, 1866-1880s -- 5. European intrusions, domestic disorder, and U.S. armed intervention : Central America in the 1880s -- 6. Confrontation via the information system : Chile and the United States, 1889-1892 -- 7. Popularization of the imperial mentality : from border crisis to hemispheric hegemony -- 8. Propaganda, public uproar, and the threat of war : the United States, Great Britain, and the Venezuelan boundary controversy -- 9. Information flow and revolution : Cuba, Spain, and the United States -- 10. Diplomacy under stress : Washington, Havana, and Madrid -- 11. Information flow, the U.S. press and the war with Spain -- 12. The Panama conspiracy -- 13. Celebrations of heroism and power -- Conclusion : The ominous triumph of popular culture
Control code
840460687
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 473 pages
Isbn
9780826353979
Lccn
2013030754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrated

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