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In aid of conflict: a study of citizen activism and American medical relief to Spain and China

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The outbreak of the Spanish Civil War in 1936 and the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1937 triggered many responses amongst the American public, including a number of private initiatives in medical aid that occupied a borderland between traditional humanitarian relief and political activism. This study is interested in the stories of three organisations arising in this tradition: the American Medical Bureau to Aid Spanish Democracy (AMBASD), the American Bureau for Medical Aid to China (ABMAC)...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
Oxford college:
Balliol College
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Rothermere American Institute: Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science: Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education: Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command: Balliol College
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Wetherby, A
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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