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Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions

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Close Encounters of Empire: Writing the Cultural History of U.S.-Latin American Relations by Gilbert M. Joseph1998
The Dictator Next Door: The Good Neighbor Policy and the Trujillo Regime in the Dominican Republic, 1930-1945 by Eric Paul Roorda1998
Rural Revolt in Mexico: U.S. Intervention and the Domain of Subaltern Politics by Daniel Nugent1998
Imposing Decency: The Politics of Sexuality and Race in Puerto Rico, 1870-1920 by Eileen Findlay1999
The Impossible Triangle: Mexico, Soviet Russia, and the United States in the 1920s by Daniela Spenser1999
White Love and Other Events in Filipino History by Vicente L. Rafael2000
Foreign in a Domestic Sense: Puerto Rico, American Expansion, and the Constitution by Christina Duffy Burnett2001
Fragments of a Golden Age: The Politics of Culture in Mexico Since 1940 by Elena Poniatowska2001
Georges Woke Up Laughing: Long-Distance Nationalism and the Search for Home by Nina Glick Schiller2001
In the Shadows of State and Capital: The United Fruit Company, Popular Struggle, and Agrarian Restructuring in Ecuador, 1900–1995 by Steve Striffler2001
Reclaiming the Political in Latin American History: Essays from the North by G. M. Joseph2001
The American Colonial State in the Philippines: Global Perspectives by Julian Go2003
Banana Wars: Power, Production, and History in the Americas by Steve Striffler2003
A Date Which Will Live: Pearl Harbor in American Memory by Emily S. Rosenberg2003
Emperors in the Jungle: The Hidden History of the U.S. in Panama by John Lindsay-Poland2003
Empire of Care: Nursing and Migration in Filipino American History by Catherine Ceniza Choy2003
Financial Missionaries to the World: The Politics and Culture of Dollar Diplomacy, 1900-1930 by Emily S. Rosenberg2003
Making Jazz French: Music and Modern Life in Interwar Paris by Jeffrey H. Jackson2003
September 11 in History: A Watershed Moment? by Mary L. Dudziak2003
Aloha Betrayed: Native Hawaiian Resistance to American Colonialism by Noenoe K. Silva2004
America's Miracle Man in Vietnam: Ngo Dinh Diem, Religion, Race, and U.S. Intervention in Southeast Asia (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Seth Jacobs2004
Catarino Garza's Revolution on the Texas-Mexico Border by Elliott Young2004
Continental Crossroads: Remapping U.S.-Mexico Borderlands History by Samuel Truett2004
Crude Chronicles: Indigenous Politics, Multinational Oil, and Neoliberalism in Ecuador by Suzana Sawyer2004
Juan Soldado: Rapist, Murderer, Martyr, Saint by Paul J. Vanderwood2004
The School of the Americas: Military Training and Political Violence in the Americas by Lesley Gill2004
Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala by Daniel Wilkinson2004
Confronting the American Dream: Nicaragua under U.S. Imperial Rule by Michel Gobat2005
From the Revolution to the Maquiladoras: Gender, Labor, and Globalization in Nicaragua by Jennifer Bickham Mendez2005
From Silver to Cocaine: Latin American Commodity Chains and the Building of the World Economy, 1500-2000 by Steven Topik2006
Haunted by Empire: Geographies of Intimacy in North American History by Ann Laura Stoler2006
Communication and Empire: Media, Markets, and Globalization, 1860-1930 by Dwayne R. Winseck2007
FDR and the Spanish Civil War: Neutrality and Commitment in the Struggle that Divided America by Dominic Tierney2007
The Unpredictability of the Past: Memories of the Asia-Pacific War in U.S.East Asian Relations by Marc Gallicchio2007
The Agrarian Dispute: The Expropriation of American-Owned Rural Land in Postrevolutionary Mexico by John J. Dwyer2008
Empire and Dissent: The United States and Latin America by Fred Rosen2008
In from the Cold: Latin America's New Encounter with the Cold War by Gilbert M. Joseph2008
Linked Labor Histories: New England, Colombia, and the Making of a Global Working Class (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Aviva Chomsky2008
The World of Lucha Libre: Secrets, Revelations, and Mexican National Identity by Heather Levi2008
Blazing cane : sugar communities, class, and state formation in Cuba, 1868-1959 by Gillian McGillivray2009
The Dictator’s Seduction: Politics and the Popular Imagination in the Era of Trujillo by Lauren H. Derby2009
The Enduring Legacy: Oil, Culture, and Society in Venezuela by Miguel Tinker Salas2009
Tours of Vietnam: War, Travel Guides, and Memory (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Scott Laderman2009
Tropical Zion: General Trujillo, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and the Jews of Sosúa by Allen Wells2009
Uneven Encounters: Making Race and Nation in Brazil and the United States by Micol Seigel2009
Bridging National Borders in North America: Transnational and Comparative Histories (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Benjamin Heber Johnson2010
A Century of Revolution: Insurgent and Counterinsurgent Violence during Latin America’s Long Cold War by Greg Grandin2010
Competing Kingdoms: Women, Mission, Nation, and the American Protestant Empire, 1812-1960 by Barbara Reeves-Ellington2010
Holiday in Mexico: Critical Reflections on Tourism and Tourist Encounters (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Dina Berger2010
Projections of Power: The United States and Europe in Colonial Southeast Asia, 1919–1941 by Anne L. Foster2010
Satan's Playground: Mobsters and Movie Stars at America's Greatest Gaming Resort by Paul J. Vanderwood2010
Adios Muchachos: A Memoir of the Sandinista Revolution by Sergio Ramírez2011
Globalizing Afghanistan: Terrorism, War, and the Rhetoric of Nation Building by Zubeda Jalalzai2011
Beyond Shangri-La: America and Tibet's Move into the Twenty-First Century by John Kenneth Knaus2012
In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region by Seth Garfield2013
Body and nation : the global realm of U.S. body politics in the twentieth century by Emily S. Rosenberg2014
Borderland on the Isthmus: Race, Culture, and the Struggle for the Canal Zone by Michael E. Donoghue2014
Buying into the Regime: Grapes and Consumption in Cold War Chile and the United States by Heidi Tinsman2014
Dictablanda: Politics, Work, and Culture in Mexico, 1938–1968 by Paul Gillingham2014
Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Kirsten Weld2014
We Are Left without a Father Here: Masculinity, Domesticity, and Migration in Postwar Puerto Rico by Eileen Findlay2014
Disciplinary conquest : U.S. scholars in South America, 1900-1945 by Ricardo Donato Salvatore2016

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American Encounters/Global Interactions, published by Duke University Press.
Edited by Gilbert M. Joseph and Emily S. Rosenberg

"The series "aims to stimulate critical perspectives and fresh interpretative frameworks for scholarship on the history of the imposing global presence of the United States." Books in this series seek also to strengthen dialogue across disciplines--international relations and area studies, history and anthropology--and to promote critical inquiry into issues of subjectivity and narrative. By building on the scholarship already established, combining traditional historical approaches with more contemporary methods from a wide array of disciplines, and changing the angles and modes of observation, these works make significant contributions to our understanding of how Latin American nations, cultures, and political economies have changed over time."

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