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Mark Hertsgaard on the world's love/hate relationship with America

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Summary:Why has much of the world's regard for America diminished in the last few years? Journalist and author Mark Hertsgaard, who traveled the globe gauging foreigners' ambivalence towards the United States shares his findings, published in his new book, "The Eagle's Shadow: Why America Fascinates and Infuriates the World." Additionally, Hertsgaard comments on how America's role is changing in the wake of September 11th, and the key U.S. environmental and foreign policy decisions that have proven divisive of the international community, as well as a perceived lack of difference between globalization and Americanization.
Contributor:Ganguzza, Mark
Moyers, Bill D.
Hertsgaard, Mark, 1956-
Provider:Public Affairs Television (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects: Hertsgaard, Mark, 1956- -- Interviews
World politics
Americanization
National characteristics, American
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention -- Psychological aspects
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States -- Psychological aspects
United States -- Foreign public opinion
United States -- Foreign relations administration -- Psychological aspects
Genre:Television interviews
Public affairs television programs
Credits:Directed by Mark Ganguzza ; executive producer, Felice Firestone ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York. Host/interviewer, Bill Moyers ; guest, Mark Hertsgaard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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