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Anti-American Protest and U.S.-China Crisis Diplomacy

Jessica Chen Weiss

in Powerful Patriots: Nationalist Protest in China's Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199387557
eISBN:
9780190206888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199387557.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter assesses the management of anti-American protests in the context of two “near crises” in U.S.-China relations. Chinese leaders viewed the 1999 bombing of the Chinese embassy in Belgrade ... More


Introduction

David Lucander

in Winning the War for Democracy: The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1946

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038624
eISBN:
9780252096556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038624.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the March on Washington Movement (MOWM). MOWM was arguably the most effective African American protest organization during the Second World War, and ... More


Wartime St. Louis and the Genesis of MOWM in the Gateway City, 1942

David Lucander

in Winning the War for Democracy: The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1946

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038624
eISBN:
9780252096556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038624.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter provides a historical background to the outpouring of African American protest in wartime St. Louis. In May 1942, A. Philip Randolph and Milton Webster called a meeting at the St. Louis ... More


Introduction: Enthusiasm, Event, Literature

John Mac Kilgore

in Mania for Freedom: American Literatures of Enthusiasm from the Revolution to the Civil War

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469629728
eISBN:
9781469629742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629728.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter provides an overview of the book’s historical, political, and literary material. It is broken into three sections. The first section situates “enthusiasm” in relationship to the modern ... More


Introduction

in Special Relations: The Americanization of Britain?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773997
eISBN:
9780804777834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773997.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book addresses the reaction of Britain to American popular culture. The phenomena of special postwar cultural relations that this study considers include the prospect of the Manhattanization of ... More


A. Philip Randolph: Emerging Socialist Radical

Eric Arnesen

in Reframing Randolph: Labor, Black Freedom, and the Legacies of A. Philip Randolph

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814785942
eISBN:
9780814724477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785942.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on Randolph as a young socialist radical struggling to make a name for himself in New York City and shape the politics of the Progressive Era. Randolph's formative years in ... More


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