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The Currents of War: A New History of American-Japanese Relations, 1899-1941

Sidney L. Pash

Abstract

The Currents of War: A New History of American-Japanese Relations, 1899–1941 examines America’s defense of the Open Door policy and containment of Japanese continental expansion from 1899 to 1941. This study argues that the remarkably successful American containment strategy largely begun during the Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson administrations limited Japanese expansion from 1905 until 1931. During the 1930s, however, Japan repeatedly challenged American containment, and the policy underwent significant changes as the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration abandoned diplomatic engagemen ... More

Keywords: foreign relations, containment, Open Door policy, Pearl Harbor, World War II, China, Japan, United States military, United States Department of State

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780813144238
Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: May 2014 DOI:10.5810/kentucky/9780813144238.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sidney L. Pash, author