Collection : Cornell Studies in Comparative History

Series editors: George Fredrickson and Theda Skocpol

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Empires
Michael Doyle
Combining a sensitivity to historical detail with a judicious search for general patterns, Empires will engage the attention of social scientists in many...



Empires
Michael W. Doyle, Michael Doyle
Combining a sensitivity to historical detail with a judicious search for general patterns, Empires will engage the attention of social scientists in many...



Immigrants in the Lands of Promise
Italians in Buenos Aires and New York City, 1870–1914
Samuel L. Baily
Most studies of immigration to the New World have focused on the United States. Samuel L. Baily's eagerly awaited book broadens that perspective through a comparative analysis of Italian immigrants to Buenos Aires and New York City before World War I.



Machines as the Measure of Men
Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance
Michael Adas
Over the past five centuries, advances in Western understanding of and control over the material world have strongly influenced European responses to non-Western peoples and cultures. In Machines as the Measure of Men, Michael Adas explores the ways in which European perceptions of their scientific and technological superiority shaped their...



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