This essay traces the changing field of the history of the United States in the world, moving through the "cultural turn" and the "transnational turn" of historiography up to the present.
About the Author
Erez Manela is professor of history at Harvard University and the author of The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism (2007) and Empires at War, 1911-1923 (2014), co-edited with Robert Gerwarth.
Table of Contents
A Resurgent Field
The Cultural Turn: Race, Gender, Culture, and Foreign Relations
The Transnational Turn: The United States in International Society
The New Cold War History, and Beyond