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Title Teaching America to the world and the world to America : education and foreign relations since 1870 / edited by Richard Garlitz and Lisa Jarvinen
Edition First edition
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 249 pages)
Contents Introduction: exploring the intersection of international education and foreign affairs / Richard Garlitz -- 1. Is the world our campus?: international students and U.S. global power in the long twentieth century / Paul A. Kramer -- 2. Sarmiento's self-strengthening experiment: Americanizing schools for Argentine nation-building / Karen Leroux -- 3. Educating the sons of the revolution: the Cuban Educational Association, 1898-1901 / Lisa Jarvinen -- 4. A vital, free, independent and lay republic: John Dewey and the role of education in establishing the Turkish state / Doris A. Santoro and Charles Dorn -- 5. Education and international cultural understanding: the American elite approach, 1920-1937 / Liping Bu -- 6. Sex education: gender, sexuality, and race in French-American relations in the twentieth century / Whitney Walton -- 7. French academic propaganda in the United States, 1930-1939 / Dorothee Bouquet -- 8. Lost in translation: Japanese Fulbright students as cultural interpreters / Shuji Otsuka -- 9. U.S. university advisors and education modernization in Iran, 1951-1967 / Richard Garlitz -- 10. From state function to private enterprise: reversing the historical trend in U.S.-China educational exchange / Hongshan Li
Summary A fresh analysis of the study of American foreign relations history, this book shows the ways in which international education has shaped the US relationship with the world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject International education -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign relations.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Garlitz, Richard P.
Jarvinen, Lisa, 1969-
ISBN 1137060158 (electronic bk.)
9781137060150 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)