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"Transforming cannons into cultural currency": the Fulbright Foreign Student Program and the transmission of the American creed abroad

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This thesis attempts to demonstrate how the Fulbright Foreign Student Program has transmitted the values of the American Creed—the normative values that underpin U.S. hegemony—to foreign individuals by encouraging, funding, and facilitating academic experiences in U.S. universities since 1946. It builds on constructivist attempts to understand the role of ideas in international relations, particularly in relation to U.S. foreign policy and hegemony. The thesis argues that the exchanges und...

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
Oxford college:
University College
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SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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Stuth, A
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
MPhil
Level of award:
Masters
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2014-12-15

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