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The Resource Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell

Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell

Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire
Title
Reforming the world
Title remainder
the creation of America's moral empire
Statement of responsibility
Ian Tyrrell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
FIE
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Tyrrell, Ian R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Imperialism
  • Exceptionalism
  • Evangelicalism
  • Missionaries
  • Transnationalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Networks of empire -- Webs of communication -- Missionary lives, transnational networks : the Misses Margaret and Mary Leitch -- pt. 2. Origins of American empire -- The missionary impulse -- The matrix of moral reform -- Blood, souls, and power : American humanitarianism abroad in the 180s -- pt. 3. The challenge of American colonialism -- Reforming colonialism -- Opium and the fashioning of the American moral empire -- Ida Wells and others : radical protest and the networks of American expansion -- pt. 4. The era of World War I and the Wilsonian new world order -- States of faith : missions and morality in government -- To make a dry world : the new world order of prohibition -- Conclusion: The judgments of heaven : change and continuity in moral reform
Control code
FIEB16817825
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780691145211
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • UkOxUb17237173
  • (OCoLC)482596354
Label
Reforming the world : the creation of America's moral empire, Ian Tyrrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Networks of empire -- Webs of communication -- Missionary lives, transnational networks : the Misses Margaret and Mary Leitch -- pt. 2. Origins of American empire -- The missionary impulse -- The matrix of moral reform -- Blood, souls, and power : American humanitarianism abroad in the 180s -- pt. 3. The challenge of American colonialism -- Reforming colonialism -- Opium and the fashioning of the American moral empire -- Ida Wells and others : radical protest and the networks of American expansion -- pt. 4. The era of World War I and the Wilsonian new world order -- States of faith : missions and morality in government -- To make a dry world : the new world order of prohibition -- Conclusion: The judgments of heaven : change and continuity in moral reform
Control code
FIEB16817825
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780691145211
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • UkOxUb17237173
  • (OCoLC)482596354

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