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The Resource Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell

Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell

Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire
Title
Reforming the world
Title remainder
the creation of America's moral empire
Statement of responsibility
Ian Tyrrell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tyrrell, Ian R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
America in the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Imperialism
  • Exceptionalism
  • Evangelicalism
  • Missionaries
  • Transnationalism
Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Networks of empire -- Webs of communication -- Missionary lives, transnational networks: the Misses Margaret and Mary Leitch -- pt. 2. Origins of American empire -- The missionary impulse -- The matrix of moral reform -- Blood, souls, and power: American humanitarianism abroad in the 1890s -- pt. 3. The challenge of American colonialism -- Reforming colonialism -- Opium and the fashioning of the American moral empire -- Ida Wells and others: radical protest and the networks of American expansion -- pt. 4. The era of World War I and the Wilsonian new world order -- States of faith: missions and morality in government -- To make a dry world: the new world order of prohibition -- Conclusion: The judgments of heaven: change and continuity in moral reform
Control code
ocn482596354
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780691145211
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050189
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)482596354
Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Networks of empire -- Webs of communication -- Missionary lives, transnational networks: the Misses Margaret and Mary Leitch -- pt. 2. Origins of American empire -- The missionary impulse -- The matrix of moral reform -- Blood, souls, and power: American humanitarianism abroad in the 1890s -- pt. 3. The challenge of American colonialism -- Reforming colonialism -- Opium and the fashioning of the American moral empire -- Ida Wells and others: radical protest and the networks of American expansion -- pt. 4. The era of World War I and the Wilsonian new world order -- States of faith: missions and morality in government -- To make a dry world: the new world order of prohibition -- Conclusion: The judgments of heaven: change and continuity in moral reform
Control code
ocn482596354
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780691145211
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050189
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)482596354

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