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Beneath the United States : a history of U.S. policy toward Latin America

Author: Lars Schoultz
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998.
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"Excellent and well-written history of US foreign policy toward Latin America emphasizes often depreciative view that Washington statesmen had of their neighbors to the south. Based on extensive research of correspondence, speeches, and other foreign policy-related statements. Useful for specialists, undergraduates, and anyone interested in US/Latin American relations"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schoultz, Lars.
Beneath the United States.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)606958106
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lars Schoultz
ISBN: 0674922751 9780674922754 067492276X 9780674922761
OCLC Number: 37755120
Description: xvii, 476 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Encountering Latin America --
2. Acquiring Northern Mexico --
3. Struggling over slavery in the Caribbean --
4. Ending an era: regional hegemony over a defective people --
5. Beginning a new era: the imperial mentality --
6. Testing the imperial waters: confronting Chile --
7. Excluding Great Britain: the Venezuela boundary dispute --
8. Establishing an empire: Cuba and the war with Spain --
9. Creating a country, building a canal --
10. Chastising chronic wrongdoing --
11. Providing benevolent supervision: dollar diplomacy --
12. Continuing to help in the most practical way possible --
13. Removing the marines, installing the puppets --
14. Establishing the foundations of honorable intercourse --
15. Becoming a good neighbor --
16. Attacking dictatorships --
17. Combatting Communism with friendly dictators --
18. Combatting Communism with economic development --
19. Two centuries later.
Responsibility: Lars Schoultz.
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In this sweeping history of U.S. policy toward Latin America, Schoultz shows that the U.S. has always perceived Latin America as a fundamentally inferior neighbor. Drawing on extraordinarily rich  Read more...

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