The struggle against imperialism : anticolonialism and the Cold War / Edward H. Judge and John W. Langdon.

Author
Judge, Edward H. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Description
x, 231 pages ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Author
Series
Exploring world history. [More in this series]
Summary note
"Persuasively links the Cold War and struggles against imperial rule. The authors provide a cogent and concise description of the post-World War II era and reveal the strong links between the Cold War and anticolonialism movements"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes
Series taken from book jacket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: The struggle against imperialism, and its Cold War connections -- Empires, ideologies, and nations : imperialism, anti-imperialism, and the Cold War -- "Long live the victory of people's war" : anti-imperialism and the Cold War in Asia -- "We are today free and independent" : anti-imperialism and the Cold War in the Middle East -- "Scram from Africa!" : anti-imperialism and the Cold War in Africa -- "So far from God . . . so close to the United States" : anti-imperialism and the Cold War in Latin America -- "Every country decides which road to take" : the end of the Soviet Russian empire -- "Empires wax and wane" : overview and conclusions.
Other title(s)
Anticolonialism and the Cold War
ISBN
  • 9781442265837 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 1442265833 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2018004647
OCLC
1014097573
Other standard number
  • 99977917263
RCP
C - S