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The Resource Arc of containment : Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia, Wen-Qing Ngoei

Arc of containment : Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia, Wen-Qing Ngoei

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Arc of containment : Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia
Title
Arc of containment
Title remainder
Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
Wen-Qing Ngoei
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Shows how anticommunist nationalism in Southeast Asia intersected with preexisting local antipathy toward China and its diaspora, ushering the region from European-dominated colonialism to U.S. hegemony"--
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1976-
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Ngoei, Wen-Qing
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The United States in the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communism
  • Nationalism
  • Postcolonialism
  • Chinese
  • United States
  • Southeast Asia
  • Great Britain
  • Southeast Asia
Label
Arc of containment : Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia, Wen-Qing Ngoei
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : recovering the regional dimensions of U.S. policy toward Southeast Asia -- Darkest moment : the fall of Singapore and "Chinese penetration" in the domino logic of American Cold War policy -- Patriot games : how British nation-building colonialism solved "Chinese penetration" and inspired the United States -- Manifest fantasies : British-Malayan counterinsurgency and nation-building in American strategy for the world (and Vietnam) -- The best hope : Malaysia in the "wide anti-communist arc" of Southeast Asia -- The friendly kings : Southeast Asia's transition from Anglo-American predominance to U.S. hegemony -- Coda : the reverse domino effect
Control code
on1050143998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 254 pages
Isbn
9781501716409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1050143998
Label
Arc of containment : Britain, the United States, and anticommunism in Southeast Asia, Wen-Qing Ngoei
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : recovering the regional dimensions of U.S. policy toward Southeast Asia -- Darkest moment : the fall of Singapore and "Chinese penetration" in the domino logic of American Cold War policy -- Patriot games : how British nation-building colonialism solved "Chinese penetration" and inspired the United States -- Manifest fantasies : British-Malayan counterinsurgency and nation-building in American strategy for the world (and Vietnam) -- The best hope : Malaysia in the "wide anti-communist arc" of Southeast Asia -- The friendly kings : Southeast Asia's transition from Anglo-American predominance to U.S. hegemony -- Coda : the reverse domino effect
Control code
on1050143998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 254 pages
Isbn
9781501716409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1050143998

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