Legalist Empire

Author: Benjamin Allen Coates
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190495952
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After 1898 the United States not only solidified its position as an economic colossus, but by annexing Puerto Rico and the Philippines it had also added for the first time semi-permanent, heavily populated colonies unlikely ever to attain ...

Legalist Empire

Author: Benjamin Allen Coates
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190495979
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Legalist Empire shows how the American Society of International Law was animated by the same notions of "civilization" that justified the expansion of empire overseas.

Legalist Empire

Author: Benjamin Allen Coates
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ISBN: 9780190495954
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After 1898 the United States not only solidified its position as an economic colossus, but by annexing Puerto Rico and the Philippines it had also added for the first time semi-permanent, heavily populated colonies unlikely ever to attain ...

Mestizo International Law

Author: Arnulf Becker Lorca
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316194051
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These stories suggest that the history of our contemporary international legal order is not purely European; instead they suggest a history of a mestizo international law.

Rage For Order

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674737466
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Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire’s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world.

Competing Kingdoms

Author: Barbara Reeves-Ellington
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822392593
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They did much to shape a Protestant empire based on American values and institutions. This book examines American women’s activism in a broad transnational context.

Projections Of Power

Author: Anne L. Foster
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822393123
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Anne L. Foster argues that the actions of the United States functioned primarily to uphold, and even strengthen, the colonial order in Southeast Asia.

Border Law

Author: Deborah A. Rosen
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674425715
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Rooted in exceptionalism, manifest destiny, and racism, the legal framework that emerged from Andrew Jackson’s invasion of Florida laid the groundwork for the Monroe Doctrine, the Dred Scott decision, and westward expansion, as Deborah ...

The Empire Trap

Author: Noel Maurer
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400846609
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With shrewd and timely analysis, this book considers American patterns of foreign intervention and the nation's changing role as an imperial power.

Prostitution Race And Politics

Author: Philippa Levine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135945012
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By studying how British authorities enforced these laws in four colonial sites between the 1860s and the end of the First World War, Philippa Levine reveals how myths and prejudices about the sexual practices of colonized peoples not only ...