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policy of the American state department toward missionaries in the Far East ...

Harold James Bass

policy of the American state department toward missionaries in the Far East ...

by Harold James Bass

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions -- China.,
  • Missionaries, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMissionaries in the Far East, The policy of the American state department toward.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination462 l.
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16799299M

    The Philippines is also an observer to the Organization of American States. The Philippines served as chair and host of ASEAN for Bilateral Representation. The U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines is Sung Y. Kim; other principal embassy officials are listed in the Department’s Key Officers List.   In his speech at the American University in Cairo, Pompeo said that in his state department office: “I keep a Bible open on my desk to remind me of God and his word, and the truth.”Author: Julian Borger.

    The efforts of American Protestant missionaries in the Middle East have often been depicted in epic terms: they came and set in motion the process of modernization epitomized by such institutions as the American University of Beirut. A variant view folds missionary activities into the larger story of an intrusive West picking the Middle East to pieces. Key White House officials were pro-Zionist, while the State Department measured Middle East policy in terms of oil and the Cold War. Wallace Murray, head of State's Office of Near East and African Affairs under President Franklin Roosevelt, had warned that endorsing "Zionist objectives may well result in throwing the entire Arab world into the.

    The American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM) was among the first American Christian missionary organizations. It was created in by recent graduates of Williams the 19th century it was the largest and most important of American missionary organizations and consisted of participants from Reformed traditions such as Presbyterians, Congregationalists, and German. On this day in , President John Tyler announced to Congress that the United States would henceforth protect the Hawaiian (or Sandwich) islands from European control. Like its older and better-known cousin, the Monroe Doctrine, this Tyler Doctrine posed a challenge for American diplomacy and constitutional war powers: The president had vast power to threaten military acts of war but.


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Policy of the American state department toward missionaries in the Far East .. by Harold James Bass Download PDF EPUB FB2

DOCTORAL DISSERTATIONS: Harold James Bass, “The Policy of the American State Department Toward Missionaries in the Far East,” [C.P only: Internal Disturbances in China and the Clash of Western Opinions Respecting the Wisdom of Relinquishing Special Privileges, ] (State College of Washington, ); Frederick W.

Brandauer, “The. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the US Foreign Policy in the Middle East: From American Missionaries to the Islamic State by Geoffrey F.

Gresh at Barnes & Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : This article examines the State Department's attitude toward public opinion and propaganda on the Far Eastern conflict from to to illustrate how American officials handled partisan opinions on a foreign crisis when most of the information on foreign policy was privately initiated and by: 4.

Utah Series in Middle East Studies During the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, American missionary encounters in the Middle East set foundations for later U.S.-Middle Eastern relations. Missionaries presented examples of American culture to Middle Eastern peoples, just as they interpreted the Middle East for Americans back home.

Papers of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions: Missionary Index Author Index 5 Allen, Annie T. Appointed Missionaries not under appointment. Another term for associate missionaries.; Near East (including the Balkans, Turkey, Syria, Persia); Turkey.

y.b. 38; Under appointment, Reel:Allen, Annie Size: KB. Yet, beginning inAmericans did steadily venture forth with their version of the gospel of Protestantism and American civilization, first to India, Burma, and Hawaii, then eventually by to the Middle East, Africa, and to China, Japan, and Korea in the Far East.

In the last decades of the century, American missionary numbers increased. The Organization of American States is an important forum for regional diplomacy and has become more assertive in promoting the rule of law, human rights, and fair elections as some states.

“A Short History of the Department of State” has been retired and is no longer maintained. For more information, please see the full notice. U.S. policy toward Latin American policy involved a significant revision of the Monroe Doctrine. Throughout the 19th century, American diplomats used the Monroe Doctrine to warn the European powers.

one of the first missionaries to be dispatched by American Board; pioneered the missionary effort in Burma; known as the father of American Missions Lott Carey an African- American minister from Virginia who was one of the first missionaries to Liberia; served as a governer of Liberia; known as father of Western African Missions.

An increasing number of American policy makers and scholars began advocating for the United States to assert control over the Asia-Pacific region, while continuing to avoid conflicts in Europe. Put the following events that preceded the War of in chronological order.

Bythe Secretariat of Public Education formalized the relationship by effectively turning the missionaries into the state department of linguistics. Using evidence from archives in both the US and Mexico, Hartch makes a convincing case that SIL achieved acceptance from a nationalistic government through a concerted charm campaign as well Cited by: Not much more complicated, on the evidence of this book, whose hopeful conclusions - that the State Department's Arabists were going to become better - turned out to be a bad prediction.

Arabists seem to have had a love-despise attitude toward by: The foreign policy of the United States is its interactions with foreign nations and how it sets standards of interaction for its organizations, corporations and system citizens of the United States.

The officially stated goals of the foreign policy of the United States of America, including all the Bureaus and Offices in the United States Department of State, as mentioned in the Foreign. Foreign Relations of the United States: Diplomatic Papers,The Near East, South Asia, and Africa, The Far East, Volume V.

The mission statement of the State Department reads: “To advance freedom for the benefit of the American people and the international community by helping to build and sustain a more democratic, secure, and prosperous world composed of well-governed states that respond to the needs of their people, reduce widespread poverty, and act responsibly within the international system.”.

But now America was an Asiatic power, plunged into the maelstrom of the imperialist struggle in the Far East. Secretary of State John Hay proclaimed the “Open Door” policy in China: American diplomatic, political, and, if necessary, military power would be applied to force free trade throughout China.

China Betrayed Into Communism Chiang and “reactionary American imperialism.” The State Department’s China clique echoed this call. on America’s Far East policy. The title of Vali Nasr’s provocative and uneven new book, “The Dispensable Nation: American Foreign Policy in Retreat,” plays on President Bill Clinton’s description of the United States.

Michael H. Fuchs is a senior fellow at American Progress, where his work focuses on U.S. foreign policy priorities and U.S. policy toward the Asia-Pacific region.

From toFuchs served. The policy has preoccupied the American national security process; compromised the needed debate on policy toward Russia and China; and Author: Melvin Goodman. The world see this. It sees that it’s time to have our hemisphere, the place we are today, be a hemisphere of freedom.

The world knows what America stands for. It is true now more, frankly, than ever, and people around the world who love liberty, who love democracy and love freedom, are with us.

They stand with us. They want to be with us. Missionaries played a crucial role in determining the US foreign policy in the Middle East prior to the civil war.

In their foreign mission, missionaries exerted a far-reaching influence on the relation between the Middle East and America. With the growing alliance between the church leaders and decision makers, missionary movement became popular, transforming American relation with the Middle East.He is the author of Yvon Delbos at the Quai d'Orsay: French Foreign Policy During the Popular Front,Myopic Grandeur: The Ambivalence of French Foreign Policy toward the Far East,and Baseball History From Outside the Lines.