Kinderculture: The Corporate Construction Of Childhood, Second Edition (Google eBook)
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Page 254 - Chronic wrongdoing, or an impotence which results in a general loosening of the ties of civilized society, may in America, as elsewhere, ultimately require intervention by some civilized nation, and in the Western Hemisphere the adherence of the United States to the Monroe Doctrine may force the United States, however reluctantly, in flagrant cases of such wrongdoing or impotence, to the exercise of an international police power.
Page 250 - To-day the United States is practically sovereign on this continent, and its fiat is law upon the subjects to which it confines its interposition.
Page 281 - Iztapalapa, and when we saw so many cities and villages built in the water and other great towns on dry land and that straight and level Causeway going towards Mexico...
Page 249 - We could not consent to the occupation of those islands (Cuba and Porto Rico) by any other European power than Spain, under any contingency whatever.
Page 343 - ... to the entire exclusion of the exercise by the Republic of Panama of any such sovereign rights, power or authority.
Page 383 - Because they realize they are in danger of losing their lives and thus becoming lost to their people, these men, hotheaded and with anger in their hearts, relentlessly determine to renew contact once more with the oldest and most pre-colonial springs of life of their people.
Page 542 - ... when the city of Buenos Aires replaced Rosario as the national capital. A new capital for the old Province of Buenos Aires was built at La Plata. The provincial caudillos made the transition to being more conventional politicians, though it was the great landowners, the estancieros, who dominated national life. The next four decades were years of economic transformation as the combined impact of British investment, European immigration, the expansion of the railways and exploitation of corn and...
Page 233 - America is ungovernable. Those who have served the revolution have plowed the sea.
Page 545 - Process of National Reorganization'. The period has since become better known abroad as the 'dirty war', la guerra sucia. The Process was a concerted attempt to eradicate terrorism by the use of terror. Tens of thousands of 'suspects' were arrested and, it was alleged, tortured and murdered. There were reports that people were arrested simply to fulfil the quotas imposed on government agencies. The most conservative estimates put the number of people killed, or who 'disappeared', at between 10,000...
Page 50 - ... other officials are often maintained alongside the national bureaucracy. While the Modern Indian is nominally Catholic, it is characteristic that a large segment of aboriginal belief has been fused with Catholic ideology. In addition, Catholic saints are endowed with local characteristics and powers. The Indians of each community generally think of themselves as ethnic units separate from other Indian groups and from the nationals of the country in which they reside; they are the people of Santiago...