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Ideal illusions : how the U.S. government co-opted human rights, James Peck

Label
Ideal illusions : how the U.S. government co-opted human rights
Title
Ideal illusions
Title remainder
how the U.S. government co-opted human rights
Statement of responsibility
James Peck
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes the troubled dynamic between the U.S. government and the human rights movement, arguing that America became a standard for human rights as part of a controversial effort to further the nation's global influence
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Peck, James
Dewey number
323.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JC599.U5
LC item number
P373 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American empire project
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  • Human rights
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Ideal illusions : how the U.S. government co-opted human rights, James Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Washington's world before the rise of human rights -- The Carter years : American foreign policy finds a soul -- The Reagan administration : democratization and proxy wars -- Human rights and China -- Post-Reagan : humanitarianism amid the ruins -- Terrorism and the pathology of American power
Control code
ocn648922919
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
369 p.
Isbn
9780805083286
Lccn
2010034799
System control number
(OCoLC)648922919
Label
Ideal illusions : how the U.S. government co-opted human rights, James Peck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Washington's world before the rise of human rights -- The Carter years : American foreign policy finds a soul -- The Reagan administration : democratization and proxy wars -- Human rights and China -- Post-Reagan : humanitarianism amid the ruins -- Terrorism and the pathology of American power
Control code
ocn648922919
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
369 p.
Isbn
9780805083286
Lccn
2010034799
System control number
(OCoLC)648922919

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