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Empires without imperialism : Anglo-American decline and the politics of deflection / Jeanne Morefield.

By: Morefield, Jeanne, 1967-.
Contributor(s): ebrary, Inc.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c.2014Description: x, 288 p. ; 24 cm.Subject(s): Liberalism -- Great Britain -- History | Liberalism -- United States -- History | Imperialism | Great Britain -- Colonies -- History | United States -- Territories and possessions -- History | BAEPS, Political Science November2015Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 320.510941
Contents:
Alfred Zimmern's "Oxford paradox" : displacement and Athenian nostalgia -- Falling in love with Athens : Donald Kagan on America and Thucydides' revisionism -- The Round Table's story of commonwealth -- The empire whisperer : Niall Ferguson's misdirection, disavowal and the perilousness of neoliberal time -- Empire's handyman : Jan Smuts and the politics of international holism -- Michael Ignatieff's tragedy : just as we are, here and now -- Conclusion : is this who we want to be?
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Index : p. 279-288.

Bibliography : p. 243-278.

Alfred Zimmern's "Oxford paradox" : displacement and Athenian nostalgia -- Falling in love with Athens : Donald Kagan on America and Thucydides' revisionism -- The Round Table's story of commonwealth -- The empire whisperer : Niall Ferguson's misdirection, disavowal and the perilousness of neoliberal time -- Empire's handyman : Jan Smuts and the politics of international holism -- Michael Ignatieff's tragedy : just as we are, here and now -- Conclusion : is this who we want to be?

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