Freedom incorporated : anticommunism and Philippine independence in the age of decolonization / Colleen Woods.

By: Woods, Colleen, 1980- [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 1 online resource : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781501749155; 1501749153; 9781501749148; 1501749145Subject(s): Anti-communist movements -- Philippines | Anti-imperialist movements -- Philippines | Decolonization -- Philippines | Postcolonialism -- Philippines | Philippines -- Politics and government -- 20th century | United States -- Foreign relations -- Philippines | Philippines -- Foreign relations -- United States | HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century | Anti-communist movements | Anti-imperialist movements | Decolonization | Diplomatic relations | Politics and government | Postcolonialism | Philippines | United States | 1900-1999Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Freedom incorporatedDDC classification: 959.904 LOC classification: DS685 | .W775 2020Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction : A Decolonized Empire -- An Amazing Record of Red Plotting : Policing Radical and Racial Boundaries in the Colonial Philippines -- State Violence and the Problem of Political Legitimacy : WWII, Philippine Independence, and the Hukbalahap -- The Anti-Communist International : The Philippine Front and Global Anticommunist Warfare -- Efficient, Honest, and Democratic : US Foreign Aid, Public Administration, and the Campaign Against Corruption -- A Dirty, Half-Hidden War : The CIA and US-Philippine Covert Operations in Southeast Asia -- Epilogue : A Friendship Written in Blood.
Summary: "Freedom Incorporated tells the story of American and Filipino anticommunists who sought to turn the Philippines into a laboratory for exportable models of decolonization, postcolonial statehood, and anticommunist warfare"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : A Decolonized Empire -- An Amazing Record of Red Plotting : Policing Radical and Racial Boundaries in the Colonial Philippines -- State Violence and the Problem of Political Legitimacy : WWII, Philippine Independence, and the Hukbalahap -- The Anti-Communist International : The Philippine Front and Global Anticommunist Warfare -- Efficient, Honest, and Democratic : US Foreign Aid, Public Administration, and the Campaign Against Corruption -- A Dirty, Half-Hidden War : The CIA and US-Philippine Covert Operations in Southeast Asia -- Epilogue : A Friendship Written in Blood.

"Freedom Incorporated tells the story of American and Filipino anticommunists who sought to turn the Philippines into a laboratory for exportable models of decolonization, postcolonial statehood, and anticommunist warfare"-- Provided by publisher.

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Colleen Woods is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Maryland. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in, LABOR, The Journal of Contemporary History , and the Wiley-Blackwell Companion to U.S. Foreign Relations .

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