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This quantity introduces scholars to basic files on American empire from a pivotal period of U.S. enlargement past the North American continent within the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. in addition to masking a variety of places–including Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines—the records contact on a variety of subject matters, between them race, citizenship, civilization, democracy, cross-cultural come across, and self-determination. Kristin Hoganson’s advent offers the context necessary to knowing this era and the ways that the echoes of 1898 nonetheless reverberate this day, together with within the succeed in of U.S. strength and the composition of the yank humans. via a suite of resources representing the voices of these residing less than imperial rule in addition to these implementing and opposing it, scholars can reflect on the yankee imperial endeavors. rfile headnotes, maps, a Chronology of yankee Empire within the Caribbean and the Pacific, Questions for attention, and a specific Bibliography offer pedagogical support.

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