Table of contents for A world safe for capitalism : dollar diplomacy and America's rise to global power / Cyrus Veeser.

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Introduction: Economic Interests and U.S. Expansion, 1892- 1907  1

1. The Gilded Age Goes Abroad
   The San Domingo Improvement Company and the Political Economy
   of the 1890s 10

2. Remapping the Caribbean
   U.S. Caribbean Interests and the Mission of the SDIC 30

3. Peasants in the World Economy
   The Dominican Republic in the Late 1800s 43

4. Dictating Development
   Ulises Heureaux and the SDIC Remake the Dominican Republic 58

5. The Cash Nexus
   Economic Crisis and the Collapse of the Heureaux-SDIC Regime  76

6. Old Wine in New Skins
   The U.S. Government Champions the SDIC, 1899- 1904  98

7. A Reign of Law Among Nations
   John Bassett Moore and the Vindication of the SDIC, 1904  110

8. A World Safe for Capitalism
   Stabilizing the Dominican Republic, 1901 - 1905 126

9. From The Gilded Age to Dollar Diplomacy
   The SDIC and the Roosevelt Corollary, 1904- 1907 143

Conclusion 155