Spreading the American Dream

American Economic and Cultural Expansion, 1890-1945

by Emily Rosenberg

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  • 9780809001460
  • 9781429952255

In examining the economic and cultural trs that expressed America's expansionist impulse during the first half of the twentieth century, Emily S. Rosenberg shows how U.S. foreign relations evolved from a largely private system to an increasingly public one and how, soon, the American dream became global.

  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux; April 2011
  • ISBN: 9781429952255
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  • Title: Spreading the American Dream
  • Author: Emily Rosenberg
  • Imprint: Hill and Wang
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  • 9780809001460
  • 9781429952255

In The Press

β€œThis stimulating essay combines intellectual, economic, and diplomatic history [and] provides fresh insights into the way governmental power was used to shape the American domestic marketplace, and how that visible hand was again used overseas.” β€”Walter LaFeber, Cornell University

About The Author

Emily Rosenberg is professor of history at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, and, with her husband, Norman L. Rosenberg, co-author of In Our Times: American Since World War II.

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  • 9780809001460
  • 9781429952255