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The Resource The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, John B. Judis, (electronic resource)

The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, John B. Judis, (electronic resource)

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The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson
Title
The folly of empire
Title remainder
what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson
Statement of responsibility
John B. Judis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A century ago, the Theodore Roosevelt administration believed building an American empire was the only way the U.S. could ensure its role in the world, but came to see the occupation of the Philippines as America's "heel of Achilles." Woodrow Wilson, shocked by the failure of Americanintervention in Mexico and by the outbreak of World War I, came to see imperialism as the underlying cause of war and set about trying to create an international system to eliminate empires. But, the current Bush administration, despite the lessons of the past, has revived the older dreams ofAmerican empire--unde
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Judis, John B
Dewey number
327.73009/04
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Bush, George W.
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • Bush, George W.
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
Label
The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, John B. Judis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Scribner, ©2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-229) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; I. An Empire of Liberty: The Framework of American Foreign Policy; II. America's Imperial Moment; III. Theodore Roosevelt and the Heel of Achilles; IV. Woodrow Wilson and the Way to Liberty; V. Woodrow Wilson and the Conscience of the World; VI. Franklin Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms; VII. Cold War Liberalism from Truman to Reagan; VIII. Bush, Clinton, and the Triumph of Wilsonianism; IX. George W. Bush Sees Evil; X. George W. Bush and the Illusion of Omnipotence; Conclusion; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocm79595381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195345575
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)79595381
Label
The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, John B. Judis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Scribner, ©2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-229) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; I. An Empire of Liberty: The Framework of American Foreign Policy; II. America's Imperial Moment; III. Theodore Roosevelt and the Heel of Achilles; IV. Woodrow Wilson and the Way to Liberty; V. Woodrow Wilson and the Conscience of the World; VI. Franklin Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms; VII. Cold War Liberalism from Truman to Reagan; VIII. Bush, Clinton, and the Triumph of Wilsonianism; IX. George W. Bush Sees Evil; X. George W. Bush and the Illusion of Omnipotence; Conclusion; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocm79595381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195345575
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)79595381

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