America in the World

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American Exceptionalism? American Exceptionalism? Conceptualizing America and its Past However, America’s development often mirrored or even copied that of other nations! Spatial Representation The “Imagined Community” Education
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American Imperialism American Imperialism Manifest Destiny While Europeans created more traditional empires during the  19 th  century, America experienced its own form of imperial expansion Louisiana Purchase    1803 Trail of Tears    1838 Annexation of Texas    1845 Purchase of Alaska    1867
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Overseas Imperialism (1896-1920) Overseas Imperialism (1896-1920) American Anti-imperialism (1888)  American Empire Philippines, Guam, Puerto Rico, and Guantánamo Bay   1898 Hawaii and American Samoa        1899 Panama Canal Zone        1903
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America’s Influence on the World Prior to WWII America’s Influence on the World Prior to WWII Alexis de Tocqueville’s Democracy in America (1835-1840) We must “make the world safe for democracy” ~Woodrow Wilson (1917) American Civil War (1861-1865)
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HIST 262 taught by Professor Darnk during the Spring '08 term at University of Tennessee.

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