Book 2009

American Post-Conflict Educational Reform

From the Spanish-American War to Iraq

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ISBN: 978-1-349-37951-4 (Print) 978-0-230-10145-6 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-15

      American Imperatives, Educational Reconstruction and the Post-Conflict Promise

  3. The “American Century” Begins

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-52

      Education at the End of a Gun: The Origins of American Imperial Education in the Philippines

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      Pages 53-74

      “The Path of Progress”: Protestant Missions, Education, and U.S. Hegemony in the “New Cuba,” 1898–1940

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      Pages 75-101

      American Philanthropy and Reconstruction in Europe after World War I: Bringing the West to Serbia

  4. Promises of Modernity and Abundance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-128

      “The Appeal to the German Mind”: Educational Reconstruction in the American Zone of Occupation, 1944–49

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      Pages 129-145

      Demystifying the Divine State and Rewriting Cultural Identity in the U.S. Occupation of Japan

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      Pages 147-165

      German Postwar Educational Reform and the “American Way of Life”

  5. After the Cold War, in the Face of Terror

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Pages 169-188

      American Academics and Education for Democracy in Post-Communist Europe

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      Pages 189-205

      Lost in Translation: Parent Teacher Associations and Reconstruction in Bosnia in the Late 1990s

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      Pages 207-228

      Allah, America, and the Army: U.S. Involvement in South Asia and Pakistan’s Education Policy

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      Pages 229-249

      Corporate Education and “Democracy Promotion” Overseas: The Case of Creative Associates International in Iraq, 2003–4

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 251-258