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Current History (2018) 117 (796): 77–79.
Published: 01 February 2018
...José C. Moya The idea of Latin America has shifted over time, from bulwark against Yankee imperialism to unique ethnic and cultural mix. But it has always framed the region as an antimodern foil to the West. Latin America: The Allure and Power of an Idea , by Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo...
Current History (2017) 116 (792): 251–257.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Union was rhetori- cally and in its support of anticolonial movements, nonetheless both its internal pseudo-federal struc- ture and its legitimizing discourse its Marxist mission civilisatrice, the vision of a vanguard party leading a worker-peasant country to socialist civi- lization were imperial. In...
Current History (2016) 115 (777): 32–35.
Published: 01 January 2016
... be done in this human rights arena. Beyond Religious Freedom: The New Global Politics of Religion , by Elizabeth Shakman Hurd . Princeton University Press , 2015 . Monica Duffy Toft Elizabeth Shakman Hurd religious freedom human rights cultural imperialism Turkey...
Current History (2003) 102 (667): 361–366.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Max Boot Compared with the grasping old imperialism of the past, America's ‘liberal imperialism’ pursues far different, and more ambitious, goals. It aims to instill democracy in lands that have known tyranny, in the hope that doing so will short-circuit terrorism, military aggression, and weapons...
Current History (2003) 102 (667): 355–360.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Bruce Cumings That the United States would be hegemonic was inevitable from Bretton Woods onward. That it might also become an empire was not. © 2003 Current History. All rights reserved. 2003 The Regents of the University of California United States George Bush imperialism Dean...
Current History (2002) 101 (658): 365–376.
Published: 01 November 2002
... founding or re-creation of a just community on earth. © 2002 Current History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California imperialism Islam jihad Mawdudi Muhammad mujahid Muslim Qurèan Qutb revolution 365 Jihad and Political Violence ROXANNE L. EUBEN In...
Current History (2001) 100 (647): 263–268.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and politics. © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California abuses Beijing Boxer Rebellion China Communist Falun Gong human rights history imperialism Tibet Those who would use discussion of humanrights to vilify the Chinese...
Current History (2000) 99 (640): 371–382.
Published: 01 November 2000
... the indispensable ideology of the state nearly everywhere. How? This state religion had deep roots in earlier cen- turies, at least in imperial China and mercantilist Europe. But it succeeded only after the Great Depression of the 1930s. Like an exotic intruder invading disturbed ecosystems, the...