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Anti-Americanism

Jean-François Revel

Anti-Americanism

by Jean-François Revel

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Published by Encounter Books in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as: L"obsession anti-américaine. - Plon, 2000.

StatementJean-François Revel ; translated from the French by Diarmid Cammell.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16266198M
ISBN 10159403060X
OCLC/WorldCa52980587

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Abroad it may take the form of nationalism, anti-capitalism, and protest against modernity.3/5(3). Ever since George Washington warned against "foreign entanglements" in his farewell speech, the United States has wrestled with how to act toward other countries.

Consequently, the history of anti-Americanism is as long and varied as the history of the United this. The book contains an excellent analysis of anti-Americanism in Europe and among some US groups.

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Angered by these assaults on a nation he knows and admires, the distinguished French intellectual Jean-Francois Revel has come to America's defense in Anti-Americanism, a book that (paradoxically, given his country's especially vehement attacks on.

Why is anti-Americanism currently so strong. Essays in the fourth volume examine key themes and flashpoints: the 'Bush Doctrine', the Iraq War, the rise of Islamic Fundamentalism, US relations with the UN, and many others.

This volume concentrates on Anti-Americanism round the world; each of the 14 10,word articles, written by an international expert, addresses a. This volume concentrates on the causes of Anti-Americanism; each of the 11 10,word articles, written by an international expert, addresses a particular question Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review.

Anti-Americanism, in this interpretation, is the organizing ideology of an empire. Call it the Blue Empire.

The Blue Empire is an American empire, functionaries and administrators—I suspect the concept of “anti-Americanism” would very quickly enter the history books. Anti-Americanism By Jean-François Revel After the 9/11 attack on the United States, the brief moment of sympathy for America soon began giving way to blame.

In France and other quarters of Europe, and elsewhere in the world, it was said that the Americans had brought this violence upon themselves. Anti-Americanism increased tenfold by as a result of the war in Vietnam.

But Europeans, and above all the French, with remarkable unfairness forgot or pretended to forget that the war was a direct offshoot of European colonial expansion in general, and of the French Indochina War in particular. A serious, comprehensive book relevant for today.

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33, No.December What forms does anti-Americanism take in countries round the world? Volume Three surveys different sorts of anti-American feeling in a range of countries and regions from the Middle East to Latin America, from Western Europe to the Far East, and from Russia to North America itself.

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