1. A conceptual overview 2. Nineteenth-century territorial expansionism 3. Large policy expansionism, the Third View, and the unincorporated territory 4. Citizenship and the inclusive exclusion of Puerto Ricans 5. Rights, subjectivity, and the US global empire 6. Unincorporated camps : Guantnamo Bay and the war on terror 7. The extraterritorial subjectivities of US global empire : an epilogue? 8. Conclusion.