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Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390664-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9066-4
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389637-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8963-7
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-085
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
Published: 24 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002086-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0208-6
Book Chapter

By Dominic Tierney
Published: 11 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390626-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9062-6
...CHAPTER 7 Covert Aid For President Roosevelt, the worsening international security environment in 1938 coexisted with a deteriorating domestic situation. FDR’s New Deal did not end the Depression; the war economy of the Second World War did. Although economic conditions eased between...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391265-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9126-5
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... Detailing shifts in American strategy and approaches to intelligence and covert action during the post–World War II period, this chapter traces the rise of the CIA as a covert arm of the presidency, and the rise of national security state. Drawing on revelations by investigative journalists and...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... Research Center, were later discovered to have covert connections or funding ties to the CIA. The intermingling of intelligence and military concerns with area studies research provided the backdrop for many important anthropological research projects, including the Modjokuto Project, and Defense...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... anticolonialism, and on forging stronger and more radical ties with the republican administration in Haiti. Although Haiti’s president Geffrard maintained a position of neutrality, covert aid from Haitian citizens toward the east was constant. Reactionary members of the Dominican mobilization, meanwhile, were...
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372974-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7297-4
...-based patriarchal systems, self-identification as sanctified shapes, and is shaped by, the areas they deem oppressive or empowering in the church community, at home, and in the secular labor force. They therefore devise covert and overt methods to “get the job done,” all according to their standards of...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... evolving ideas of national development reflected the military and technocratic milieus in which they were schooled (in the United States, the USSR, and Japan), placing particular emphasis on hierarchy, efficiency, and discipline. This chapter further identifies how the covert White Terror operations waged...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... Jaruzelski failed to act. It concludes with the Reagan administration’s decision to provide covert support to Solidarity after the crackdown. ...
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... took power in 1959. It briefly covers the rebel war, then focuses on the Revolution’s early years of new law and nationalizations, as well as US overt and covert response to those changes, culminating in the break in diplomatic relations and establishment of a blockade and trade embargo still in effect...
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... Detailing shifts in American strategy and approaches to intelligence and covert action during the post–World War II period, this chapter traces the rise of the CIA as a covert arm of the presidency, and the rise of national security state. Drawing on revelations by investigative journalists...
Published: 18 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373629-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7362-9
... on the arguments of Viktoria Schmitt-Linsonoff, this Cold War blockbuster is better viewed not so much as a token of American triumphalism but as a covert symptom of American trauma. The nature of this trauma is complex, occasioned by the war itself, the revelation of genocide, the new threat of...
... from my journal article ‘‘Franklin D. Roosevelt and Covert Aid to the Loyalists in the Spanish Civil War, 1936–1939 Journal of Contemporary History,vol.39,no.3(2004). I express my gratitude to the Economic and Social Research Council, the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute, the Frank Knox...