By Andrew R. Tillman,J. Scarfi
This edited quantity revisits the belief of the Western Hemisphere. First articulated via Arthur P. Whitaker in 1954 yet with origins within the prior paintings of Herbert E. Bolton, it's the concept that "the peoples of this Hemisphere stand in a distinct dating to each other which units them except the remainder of the be aware" (Whitaker, 1954). for many students of US-Latin American kinfolk, it is a curious inspiration. they typically conceptualize US-Latin American family members throughout the prism of realism and interventionism. whereas this quantity doesn't deny that the U.S. has usually acted as an imperial strength in Latin the US, it's certain in that it demanding situations students to re-think their preconceived notions of inter-American family and explores the opportunity of a standard overseas society for the Americas, specifically within the realm of diplomacy. in contrast to so much volumes on US-Latin American kin, the ebook develops its argument in an interdisciplinary demeanour, bringing jointly assorted techniques from disciplines together with diplomacy, worldwide and diplomatic historical past, human rights reviews, and cultural and highbrow history.
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Cooperation and Hegemony in US-Latin American Relations: Revisiting the Western Hemisphere Idea (Studies of the Americas) by Andrew R. Tillman,J. Scarfi