imperialism


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a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries

a political orientation that advocates imperial interests

any instance of aggressive extension of authority

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The Bolivian president also has said that imperialism "constantly conspires and what we are seeing now economic aggression, economic wars have resulted in imperialism being able to again have geopolitical control in our region.
In his fight, there were traitors and lapdogs of imperialism like (Emilio) Aguinaldo.
If one agrees with Hobsbawm and Said that "the Age of Empire cries out for demystification" (Hobsbawm, The Age of Empire 5) and that "fictions have their own logic and their own dialectic of growth or decline" (Said, Orientalism 62), one is faced with the question of how such a revisionist project of exploring and demystifying the fictions of British imperialism is to be undertaken.
So hegemonic imperialism has a limited time to do its dividing and ruling.
These semi-official framers of Catholic imperialism encountered comparable (albeit more consequential) difficulties when they tried reconcile Spain's New World conquests with their own academic conceptions of "just war" and "natural law.
Synthesizing a number of perspectives, including Marx's theory of capital, Foucault's biopolitics, Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari's critique of capitalism, Japanese modernist discourse of erotic-grotesque (ero-guro), Tanabe Hajime's absolute dialectics, and the bio-philosophy of Minakata Kumagusu, he argues that Japanese imperialism was characterized by a central, unresolvable struggle between two forces: the erotic--"the vital productivity of desire"--and the grotesque--"the violent usurpation of this desire by hegemonic power" (Marx's "capital").
On the relationship between imperialism and Zionism, Cliff (1945, 1946b) was keen to spell out its common and antagonistic tendencies and to draw a class differentiation.
Power over Peoples: Technology, Environments, and Western Imperialism, 1400 to the Present.
Developing this last point, historians such as Di Drummond, Robert Lee and Ian Kerr have started to take the study of railway imperialism in new, more culturally orientated directions by exploring how railways became enrolled in the struggle over the everyday meanings that defined, maintained and challenged imperial rule.
Fifty years ago, as decolonization accelerated, no one had a good word to say for imperialism.
Tully makes a poignant and thought-provoking argument that current Western imperialism and non-Western impoverishment find their ancestry in the various traditions of European expansion, which he carefully traces back several centuries.
Realism's Empire is an ambitious attempt to link 19th-century literary Realism to the historical and cultural context of European imperialism.
Announcing that imperialism stands at a weak position, Ahmadinejad and Morales said that the current situation could be regarded as a remarkable opportunity to strengthen resistance against imperialism.
However, concentrating exclusively on evaluating this individual can distract from the wider issue of how we perceive European imperialism.
The book will interest anyone interested in Russian imperialism, particularly European and American policy makers.