The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States, and the Philippines / Edition 1

The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States, and the Philippines / Edition 1

by Paul A. Kramer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807856533

ISBN-13: 9780807856536

Pub. Date: 04/17/2006

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States, and the Philippines

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807856536
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/17/2006
Edition description:
1
Pages:
552
Sales rank:
637,237
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxi
Introduction: Sliding Scales: Race, Empire, and Transnational History1
Chapter 1Blood Compacts: Spanish Colonialism and the Invention of the Filipino35
Chapter 2From Hide to Heart: The Philippine-American War as Race War87
Chapter 3Dual Mandates: Collaboration and the Racial State159
Chapter 4Tensions of Exposition: Mixed Messages at the St. Louis World's Fair229
Chapter 5Representative Men: The Politics of Nation-Building285
Chapter 6Empire and Exclusion: Ending the Philippine Invasion of the United States347
Conclusion: The Difference Empire Made433
Notes437
Bibliography481
Index511

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