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The Resource A nation among nations : America's place in world history, Thomas Bender

A nation among nations : America's place in world history, Thomas Bender

Label
A nation among nations : America's place in world history
Title
A nation among nations
Title remainder
America's place in world history
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Bender
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contends that American history must be placed in a global context, explaining that the obstacles being faced by the United States have been overcome in the past by other countries whose examples can impart powerful lessons
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bender, Thomas
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
LC call number
E178
LC item number
.B428 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A nation among nations : America's place in world history, Thomas Bender
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-348) 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. The ocean world and the beginnings of American history -- The island world -- Going global -- People from the sea -- Atlantic Creoles -- The plantation complex -- 2. The "Great War" and the American Revolution -- Global empires -- A continuous war, 1754-1783 -- 1783 -- The age of Atlantic revolutions -- A new nation in a dangerous world -- Foreign affairs and partisan politics -- A new nationalism -- 3. Freedom in an age of nation-making -- 1848 -- The birth of new nations -- The federative crisis -- Territoriality and liberal nationalism -- The republican party -- Remembering nationalism and forgetting liberalism -- 4. An empire among empires -- Ahab and empire -- Being the whale -- The rhetoric of empire -- A global strategy -- 1898 -- Revolution and empire -- Making the world safe for empire -- 5. The industrial world and the transformation of liberalism -- The two revolutions and social citizenship -- Paths away from Laissez-Faire -- Professional risk and the moral imagination -- The reform international and the World Wide Web -- Common challenges and local politics -- 6. Global history and America today
Control code
ocm61694880
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 368 pages
Isbn
9780809072354
Lccn
2005052808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)61694880
Label
A nation among nations : America's place in world history, Thomas Bender
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-348) 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. The ocean world and the beginnings of American history -- The island world -- Going global -- People from the sea -- Atlantic Creoles -- The plantation complex -- 2. The "Great War" and the American Revolution -- Global empires -- A continuous war, 1754-1783 -- 1783 -- The age of Atlantic revolutions -- A new nation in a dangerous world -- Foreign affairs and partisan politics -- A new nationalism -- 3. Freedom in an age of nation-making -- 1848 -- The birth of new nations -- The federative crisis -- Territoriality and liberal nationalism -- The republican party -- Remembering nationalism and forgetting liberalism -- 4. An empire among empires -- Ahab and empire -- Being the whale -- The rhetoric of empire -- A global strategy -- 1898 -- Revolution and empire -- Making the world safe for empire -- 5. The industrial world and the transformation of liberalism -- The two revolutions and social citizenship -- Paths away from Laissez-Faire -- Professional risk and the moral imagination -- The reform international and the World Wide Web -- Common challenges and local politics -- 6. Global history and America today
Control code
ocm61694880
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 368 pages
Isbn
9780809072354
Lccn
2005052808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)61694880

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