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Author Lindsay-Poland, John, author

Title Emperors in the jungle : the hidden history of the U.S. in Panama / John Lindsay-Poland
Published Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2003


Description 1 online resource (x, 265 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series American encounters/global interactions
American encounters/global interactions.
Contents A platform for control : interventions and army doctors, 1856-1925 -- "Test tube island" -- The nuclear canal -- Playing the drug card -- The politics of environmental cover-up -- Market mania -- Continuity and change in the military's vision -- Afterword : knowing ourselves : exhortation to read a friendly text / by Guillermo Castro Herrera
Summary Focuses on environmental, policy, and human rights dimensions of the activities of the U.S. military in Panama, analyzing the guiding mythologies and racial stereotypes behind the US's colonialism in the region
Analysis Estados Unidos Relaciones Panamá
Panamá Relaciones Estados Unidos
Canal de Panamá (Panamá)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-251) and index
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Subject POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
Buitenlandse betrekkingen.
Diplomatic relations.
Militaire interventie.
SUBJECT United States -- Foreign relations -- Panama
Panama -- Foreign relations -- United States
Panama Canal (Panama)
Subject Panama.
Panama -- Panama Canal.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780822384601