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The American Empire and the Fourth World: The Bowl With One Spoon, Part One

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In The American Empire and the Fourth World Anthony Hall presents a sweeping analysis of encounters between indigenous people and the European empires, national governments, and global corporations on the moving frontiers of globalization since Columbus "discovered America."

How should we respond to the emergence of the United States as the military, commercial, and cultura...more
Hardcover, 736 pages
Published November 10th 2003 by McGill-Queen's University Press (first published November 1st 2003)
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Doug
I bought this on Naomi Klein's recommendation, but it didn't live up to its promise. It never seemed to have a clear sense of what it wanted to do, and so it would meander without unity for page after page. I finally gave up.
Chris
A public library discovery. Just digging in, but so far it seems an outstanding and fresh North American take on our continental expression of empire.
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