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If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. It wason thisbasisthat America’s “new empire” as opposed to its alreadyestablished continental empire wasbuilt. Whateffect hasthe policy hadonAmerican society andontherestoftheworld? John Wiley and Sons, Table of contents only Opens in a new window.

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Was Truman’s electionreally in the best interestof the country? Organization of American Historians members Sign in via society site. Contact Contact Us Help. Close mobile search navigation Article navigation.


From Cold War to Old War: Put multi-word tags in quotation marks. Trumanandhisadvisers did not shrinkfromthisconfrontation, believing thattheyheldthe upperhand because ofAmerica’s economic mightanditsmonopoly oftheA-bomb. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. LaFeber’s latestbookcouldverywell havebeensubtitled The New Empire Revisited, foronefinds in it some ofthesame lineofanalysis ofhisearlier volume aswellasthe continuing influence of Williams andhissympathizers.

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Open doors, Iron Curtains — 2. Saving a title as a favorite is NOT a request to borrow it. Reagan and Gorbachev — Race and America’s Long War. One of the byproducts of the crumbling of the Cold War consensus hasbeena questioning of traditional historical interpretations of American foreign ruszia in thepostwar period.

Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Some of theanswers arebeingprovided by a group of whatcanloosely be called “newleft” diplomatic historians who are busilyrevising conventional notions about American foreign policy since theturnof thecentury.

You could not be signed in. Sign In Forgot password? Two halves of the same walnut — 4. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. In it he argued thatthe predominant motive forexpansionism wasthedesire onthepartofbusinessmen and politicians formarkets fortradeandinvestment. Soviet Union – Foreign relations – United States. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. World politics – A Deweyadministration mighthaveprevented theriseof McCarthyism.

Truman’s lafebr frozeallpolicyoptions, especially withrespect to Europe. He captures Trumancarrying theattack to Deweyin a tenacious and sometimes disingenuous manner. Sign In or Create an Account. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Spaces will separate tags.


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FurthermorewithDeweyin theWhiteHouse, theRepublicans wouldnothaveneeded General DwightEisenhower in ,thereby preventing the drift to the right which characterized Republican presidential politicsafter Contributor biographical information Opens in a new window.

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Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account? He does add,though, some newinformation to the storyaboutthe extraordinary fightoverthe civilrights’plank;andhas freshdetail concerning Truman’sbrillianttacticalmanoeuvre of callingthe EightiethCongress back to Washington to enactthe platformwhich the Republican convention hadiustendorsed.