Week 6 Key Terms

Week 6 Key Terms - Indians Assimilation Ignore/Violate...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Week 6 Key Terms/Concepts: New Imperialism Berlin Congress 1884-1885 “Civilizing” the world American Expansionism U.S. Naval Bases (Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Philippines) Spanish American War/“Splendid Little War” Teller Amendment 2 Front’s of the Spanish American War (p. 665) The Philippine War Economic Modernization in Philippines “White Man’s burden” “Empire of Liberty” (VIP!) (p. 668) Insular Cases (1901-1904) Anti-Imperialist League Open Door Policy (global) Liberal Internationalism U.S. in the Caribbean Panama Canal Roosevelt Corollary Dollar Diplomacy Moral Imperialism Mexican Revolution (1911-1916) Significance…(p. 724, last paragraph) Hunt Article: 3 Core ideas relevant to U.S. foreign affairs (VIP!) Racial Hierarchy (Who’s positioned where? Why?) Benjamin Franklin “Maintaining White Purity” “Those with the lightest skin were positioned on the highest rung” “Superior Peoples” “Blacks” position in hierarchy “Negro Question” Why justifying via. Race was appealing (VIP! p. 52)
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Indians Assimilation Ignore/Violate Indian Treaties Noble Savage/Rise in racial hierarchy compared to the pastdue to assimilation? Latinos Black Legend stereotypes Cubans 3 Images of Latin Americans (VIP! p. 62) Half-Breed Brute, Feminized Latin, Infantile and often Negroid U.S. as policeman of Western Hemisphere East Asia Orientals Dual images: a positive one and a negative one (p. 69) Nativism in the West vs. Chinese Critique of Chinese in America Alien Race Japanese Link Japanese Racism to Chinese Racism Anglo-Saxonism Trans-Atlantic tie Social Darwinism To maintain solidarity amongst other Anglos Intervention: Hawaii and Philippines Views of native populations, facilitates reasoning to control? Americans used race to build protective walls against the threatening strangeness of other people Race as a means to understand and categorize other peoples, used as a fundamental basis for judging them(p. 91)...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIST 110 taught by Professor Weise during the Spring '08 term at San Diego State.

Page1 / 2

Week 6 Key Terms - Indians Assimilation Ignore/Violate...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online