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The Resource Foundations of the American century : the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power, Inderjeet Parmar

Foundations of the American century : the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power, Inderjeet Parmar

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Foundations of the American century : the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power
Title
Foundations of the American century
Title remainder
the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power
Statement of responsibility
Inderjeet Parmar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inderjeet Parmar reveals the complex interrelations, shared mindsets, and collaborative efforts of influential public and private organizations in the building of American hegemony. Focusing on the involvement of the Ford, Rockefeller, and Carnegie foundations in U.S. foreign affairs, Parmar marks the transformation of America from an?isolationist" nation into the world's only superpower, all in the name of benevolent stewardship. Parmar begins in the 1920s with the establishment of these foundations and their system of top-down, elitist, scientific giving, which focused more on e
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parmar, Inderjeet
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford Foundation
  • Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
  • Ford Foundation
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Ford Foundation
  • University of South Alabama
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • United States
  • Außenpolitik
  • Hegemonie
  • Kulturimperialismus
Label
Foundations of the American century : the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power, Inderjeet Parmar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The significance of foundations in U.S. foreign policy -- American foundation leaders -- Laying the foundations of globalism, 1930-1945 -- Promoting Americanism, combating anti-Americanism, and developing a Cold War -- American Studies Network -- The Ford foundation in Indonesia and the Asian Studies Network -- Ford, Rockefeller, and Carnegie in Nigeria and the African Studies Network -- The major foundations, Latin American studies, and Chile in the Cold War -- American power and the major foundations in the post-cold war era -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn786129806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231517935
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/parm14628
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgs0gr
  • 02301e8e-521e-4b8b-9122-23ab02b9544f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)786129806
Label
Foundations of the American century : the Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the rise of American power, Inderjeet Parmar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The significance of foundations in U.S. foreign policy -- American foundation leaders -- Laying the foundations of globalism, 1930-1945 -- Promoting Americanism, combating anti-Americanism, and developing a Cold War -- American Studies Network -- The Ford foundation in Indonesia and the Asian Studies Network -- Ford, Rockefeller, and Carnegie in Nigeria and the African Studies Network -- The major foundations, Latin American studies, and Chile in the Cold War -- American power and the major foundations in the post-cold war era -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn786129806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231517935
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/parm14628
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgs0gr
  • 02301e8e-521e-4b8b-9122-23ab02b9544f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)786129806

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