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Title Exceptional state [electronic resource] : contemporary U.S. culture and the new imperialism / edited by Ashley Dawson and Malini Johar Schueller.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 311 p.
Series New Americanists
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
New Americanists.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-300) and index.
Contents Introduction : rethinking imperialism today / Ashley Dawson and Malini Johar Schueller -- Culture, US imperialism, and globalization / John Carlos Rowe -- Between the homeland and Abu Ghraib : dwelling in Bush's biopolitical settlement / Donald E. Pease -- Planet America : the revolution in military affairs as fantasy and fetish / Christian Parenti -- Hegemony and rights : on the liberal justification for empire / Omar Dahbour -- Updating the gendered empire : where are the women of occupied Afghanistan and Iraq? / Cynthia Enloe -- Techno-dominance and torturegate : the making of US imperialism / Malini Johar Schueller -- Left behind and the politics of prophecy talk / Melani McAlister -- Putting an old Africa on our map : British imperial legacies and contemporary US culture / Harilaos Stecopoulos -- New modes of anti-imperialism / Ashley Dawson -- Coda : information mastery and the culture of annihilation / Ashley Dawson and Malini Johar Schueller.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Political culture -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
Militarism -- United States.
Globalization -- Political aspects -- United States.
Millennialism -- Political aspects -- United States.
Imperialism in literature.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-2009.
United States -- Civilization -- 1970-
United States -- Military policy.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Dawson, Ashley, 1965-
Schueller, Malini Johar, 1957-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780822389644
9780822389644 (electronic bk.)
9780822338055 (cloth : alk. paper)
082233805X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822338208 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822338203 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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