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World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World

( 194 Programs found )
Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

The militarization of US foreign policy.
Date: 10/11/2010 Hits/Views: 50,419
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A look at the emergence of China and India.
Date: 6/27/2011 Hits/Views: 77,274
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Israel's nuclear doctrine of amimut (opacity).
Date: 3/21/2011 Hits/Views: 81,680
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Humanitarian on helping women rebuild their lives.
Date: 11/7/2011 Hits/Views: 12,128
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Ethan Bronner, Jerusalem Bureau Chief, New York Times.
Date: 8/9/2010 Hits/Views: 76,942
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History of German Jewish families from 1645 to the 1930s.
Date: 2/26/2008 Hits/Views: 45,881
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The role of innovation in a globalized world.
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 140,453
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Current global chaos and a look to the future.
Date: 7/11/2011 Hits/Views: 49,902
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Lessons to be learned from American war termination.
Date: 1/24/2011 Hits/Views: 59,371
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Are Muslim immigrants a real threat?
Date: 10/4/2010 Hits/Views: 157,577
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UCSD alumni on improving lives of California students.
Date: 6/20/2011 Hits/Views: 14,194
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Oxford University Professor Tariq Ramadan on Islam.
Date: 12/6/2010 Hits/Views: 113,872
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Professor Emeritus of History, Roger Daniels.
Date: 11/22/2010 Hits/Views: 60,273
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Micah Zenko on his book, "Between Threats and Wars."
Date: 2/21/2011 Hits/Views: 58,786
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How human rights were developed.
Date: 3/4/2008 Hits/Views: 78,565
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Relations among the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 45,401
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Scott Sagan on nuclear proliferation.
Date: 5/16/2011 Hits/Views: 68,661
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Volunteer speaks on building schools in Afghanistan.
Date: 11/8/2010 Hits/Views: 29,362
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Arab-American on solution to Middle East conflict.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 56,737
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Professor of War Studies on Pakistan.
Date: 7/4/2011 Hits/Views: 142,307
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Challenges of changing systems.
Date: 1/17/2011 Hits/Views: 49,946
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Kreisler tells the story of the Conversations series.
Date: 8/11/2010 Hits/Views: 70,647
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Management of conflicts over sacred sites.
Date: 4/4/2011 Hits/Views: 56,550
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Hans Küng, Mark Juergensmeyer, and Wade Clark Roof.
Date: 1/17/2011 Hits/Views: 31,456
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Professor John Heilbron on the history of science.
Date: 2/25/2008 Hits/Views: 156,762
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Historian and diplomat on uses of power.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 90,804
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Tom Segev on Simon Wiesenthal.
Date: 2/14/2011 Hits/Views: 47,935
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Analysis of the Iraq war and Obama's Middle East strategy.
Date: 5/9/2011 Hits/Views: 96,698
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Francis Fukuyama on "The Origins of Political Order."
Date: 7/25/2011 Hits/Views: 67,132
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Identifying patterns of global history.
Date: 2/28/2011 Hits/Views: 90,406
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Richard Goldstone on international law and human rights.
Date: 4/11/2011 Hits/Views: 95,855
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Stoves at the forefront of global carbon reduction.
Date: 2/28/2011 Hits/Views: 215,766
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Political scientist on pursuing regional security.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 94,853
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Standards for Grade(s): 10

Increasing hope and inevitable disappointment shape the course of three 20th century Bulgarian political upheavals.
Date: 7/14/2003 Hits/Views: 54,559
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India scholar Ainslie Embree.
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 45,586
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Palestinian and Israeli on the Oslo Peace Accord.
Date: 9/15/1998 Hits/Views: 2,613
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Human rights & race relations in S. Africa.
Date: 5/3/2004 Hits/Views: 25,174
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U.S. Africa relations
Date: 5/8/2006 Hits/Views: 15,740
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Israeli writer on the current crisis in the Middle East.
Date: 9/2/2002 Hits/Views: 5,933
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The pursuit of achieving Israeli-Palestinian peace.
Date: 5/9/2005 Hits/Views: 5,071
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Bridge to a lasting peace in the Middle East.
Date: 6/2/2008 Hits/Views: 68,386
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New Yorker staff writer on new book.
Date: 1/15/2007 Hits/Views: 100,999
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The changing image of Anne Frank over time.
Date: 8/31/2004 Hits/Views: 50,994
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Israel's Ambassor to the US on US role in Middle East
Date: 3/15/2010 Hits/Views: 115,567
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Israeli writer on literature and politics.
Date: 6/1/2009 Hits/Views: 88,748
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Discussion of the current political situation in the Middle East and the various Islamic political groups currently active.
Date: 4/30/2001 Hits/Views: 17,473
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Author on impact of US dominance in the world.
Date: 4/1/2002 Hits/Views: 82,773
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Relationship of Catholic Church to non-European populations.
Date: 1/28/2003 Hits/Views: 37,598
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The Anglo American maritime system.
Date: 1/7/2008 Hits/Views: 62,446
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Globalization and its impact on the geopolitics.
Date: 12/15/2008 Hits/Views: 72,716
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The challenges confronting world order
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 75,502
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James Fallows on U.S. - China relations.
Date: 11/10/2008 Hits/Views: 87,540
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China's changing domestic scene and its implications for Chinese foreign policy.
Date: 2/2/2004 Hits/Views: 6,317
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author on creating global prosperity
Date: 7/5/2004 Hits/Views: 6,106
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NY Times author on democracy in Mexico.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 487
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Discussion on the link between global conflict and civilizational contrasts.
Date: 9/2/2002 Hits/Views: 14,540
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The Israel/Palestine conflict.
Date: 6/10/2002 Hits/Views: 4,076
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Vice President of the European Commission.
Date: 1/26/2009 Hits/Views: 65,328
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The danger that emanates from the new anti-Semitism.
Date: 11/2/2009 Hits/Views: 108,833
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Chilean judge Juan Guzman speaks on human rights in Chile.
Date: 3/25/2002 Hits/Views: 2,659
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Egyptian sociologist, author, human rights activist.
Date: 5/11/2009 Hits/Views: 52,410
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Former CIA operative discusses Iran.
Date: 9/7/2009 Hits/Views: 154,262
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United States foreign policy and nation building.
Date: 9/8/2008 Hits/Views: 82,891
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Legal philosopher Jeremy Waldron on dignity.
Date: 7/13/2009 Hits/Views: 89,141
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Chinese domestic politics and international relations.
Date: 9/3/2007 Hits/Views: 65,219
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Holocaust survivors and their children.
Date: 6/28/2004 Hits/Views: 9,606
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former Venezuelan Ambassador to the United Nations on friction with Hugo Chavez.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 939
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High-tech in Brazil
Date: 3/15/2004 Hits/Views: 476
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Mexican Energy Minister on binational cooperation on energy fota
Date: 11/24/2003 Hits/Views: 8,592
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Eugenio Elorduy, the governor of Baja California.
Date: 2/28/2005 Hits/Views: 793
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President of Chile speech and interview.
Date: 2/2/2004 Hits/Views: 1,290
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Mexican ambasssador to US on US-Mex relations.
Date: 11/5/2004 Hits/Views: 1,898
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Political activism and cultural identity.
Date: 5/19/2003 Hits/Views: 4,338
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Discussion of Italian politics and the role of globalization in the movement toward the uniting of Europe.
Date: 2/21/2005 Hits/Views: 5,405
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The European Union's common foreign and defense policy.
Date: 4/3/2006 Hits/Views: 26,056
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Discussion of the current European crisis.
Date: 5/21/2012 Hits/Views: 52,819
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New disenfranchisement from emerging power centers.
Date: 7/9/2012 Hits/Views: 23,901
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The effect of globalization on the marketplace for food.
Date: 3/22/2004 Hits/Views: 42,575
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Pamuk reflects on his intellectual journey
Date: 1/11/2010 Hits/Views: 102,323
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Jari Vilen, Finland's Minister for Foreign Trade, discusses the challenges facing a small country as it adapts to the information age and the global economy.
Date: 5/5/2003 Hits/Views: 1,030
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Middle East correspondent.
Date: 2/19/2007 Hits/Views: 270,180
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Yossie Hollander on the problem of oil dependence.
Date: 9/10/2012 Hits/Views: 305,614
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Richard Weikart explains the revolutionary impact Darwinism had on ethics and morality.
Date: 11/15/2004 Hits/Views: 79,997
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Susumu Shimazono on popular religious movements in Japan
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 93,117
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Jules Jaffe describes past and ongoing projects.
Date: 6/13/2012 Hits/Views: 393,107
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Lloyd Axworthy addresses our global responsibilities in the prevention of crimes against humanity and in enforcement through the United Nations.
Date: 3/8/2004 Hits/Views: 2,319
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Crimes agains humanity and possible actions.
Date: 3/15/2004 Hits/Views: 11,759
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Archives of European Jewry.
Date: 7/26/2004 Hits/Views: 29,701
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The future of the Temple Mount
Date: 2/4/2008 Hits/Views: 50,467
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globalization and its complex consequences
Date: 1/28/2008 Hits/Views: 80,081
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The emerging world order - US, EU, China
Date: 6/16/2008 Hits/Views: 66,702
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The role of NGOs in addressing global poverty.
Date: 1/19/2009 Hits/Views: 69,644
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Globalization's impact on religion/culture.
Date: 4/9/2007 Hits/Views: 71,892
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Discussion on regional stability in Asia.
Date: 5/6/2002 Hits/Views: 3,580
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Palestinian Activist on Peace in the Middle East
Date: 12/13/2004 Hits/Views: 2,627
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Conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.
Date: 5/22/2001 Hits/Views: 1,068
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Issues in Latin America.
Date: 5/6/2002 Hits/Views: 10,058
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Political transition in Mexico.
Date: 12/4/2000 Hits/Views: 335
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Elections in Peru
Date: 4/23/2001 Hits/Views: 5,480
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Derbez, democracy, healthcare and indigenous people in Latin America.
Date: 6/7/2004 Hits/Views: 810
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Comparison of the Holocaust and other genocides.
Date: 10/8/2012 Hits/Views: 33,414
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Experts examine the path to peace in the Middle East
Date: 4/12/2010 Hits/Views: 76,375
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UN High Commissioner for Refugees.
Date: 12/16/2011 Hits/Views: 29,228
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Date: 2/16/1999 Hits/Views: 729
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Iranian-American writer.
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 99,925
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origins, evolution, future direction of Islamic militancy
Date: 11/12/2007 Hits/Views: 63,064
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Major General Antonio M. Taguba on Abu Ghraib.
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 105,792
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Karim Sadjadpour on Iran
Date: 12/10/2007 Hits/Views: 59,065
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Iranian journalist and human rights activist.
Date: 10/2/2006 Hits/Views: 63,315
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Policy analyst Vitaly Naumkin reflects on Islam, Russian perspectives on the Middle East and Central Asia, and the implications of U.S. policy.
Date: 5/14/2003 Hits/Views: 96,542
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Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im on the challenges facing Muslims.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 124,163
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Vali Nasr on the role of Islam in politics.
Date: 2/14/2005 Hits/Views: 66,038
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Changes transforming Islam practice and thinking.
Date: 2/16/2009 Hits/Views: 94,529
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Ira Lapidus on Islamic religion, politics and women.
Date: 4/16/2003 Hits/Views: 82,475
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Tom Segev discusses his new book
Date: 6/4/2007 Hits/Views: 87,144
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Israeli historian and Haaretz columnist Tom Segev.
Date: 9/20/2004 Hits/Views: 4,719
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The process of building the Holocaust Memorial in Germany.
Date: 12/25/2000 Hits/Views: 6,636
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Constructive transformations in Muslim political theology.
Date: 7/1/2008 Hits/Views: 97,861
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Discovery and significance of the dead sea scrolls.
Date: 1/20/2003 Hits/Views: 207,107
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Mapping the spread of Buddhism from past to present
Date: 6/3/2008 Hits/Views: 189,950
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A war correspondent's account of the revolution in Libya.
Date: 9/3/2012 Hits/Views: 114,182
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The lasting impact of Mao on China.
Date: 12/12/2005 Hits/Views: 20,380
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Mary Kaldor questions the notion that military power equals strength.
Date: 6/28/2004 Hits/Views: 8,606
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How supercomputers help model ocean circulation.
Date: 4/13/2011 Hits/Views: 268,934
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Ambassador James Dobbins on the problem of failed states.
Date: 5/30/2005 Hits/Views: 18,131
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An exploration of new media in the Middle East.
Date: 11/10/2003 Hits/Views: 1,900
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Former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria on issues in the region.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 47,968
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Is nuclear power the answer to climate change?
Date: 5/25/2009 Hits/Views: 247,529
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US relations with Iran with Trita Parsi.
Date: 7/9/2012 Hits/Views: 238,072
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Holocaust survivor on "Schindler's List"
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 36,874
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African American pilots who fought in World War II.
Date: 9/10/2007 Hits/Views: 190,809
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Tariq Ali on Pakistan & relations with the United States.
Date: 11/17/2008 Hits/Views: 148,477
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Rashid on the dangerous instability in Pakistan.
Date: 5/28/2012 Hits/Views: 171,986
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New media in political discussion in the Muslim world.
Date: 1/4/2010 Hits/Views: 164,583
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President Emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations
Date: 7/20/2009 Hits/Views: 100,898
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1984 interview with Paul Warnke and John Holdren.
Date: 10/25/1984 Hits/Views: 824
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Kenneth Kaunda, 1st President of Zambia
Date: 1/10/2007 Hits/Views: 112,798
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Issues related to globalization
Date: 10/1/2001 Hits/Views: 1,159
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New York Times journalist on oil's impact on the world.
Date: 12/7/2009 Hits/Views: 93,689
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Nobel Laureate on maintaining peace in Guatemala
Date: 1/25/2010 Hits/Views: 125,059
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Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Date: 12/26/2005 Hits/Views: 95,985
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Author on his autobiography, "Joseph Anton: A Memoir."
Date: 10/8/2012 Hits/Views: 79,844
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Hecker on national security and nuclear proliferation.
Date: 7/12/2010 Hits/Views: 72,483
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Natan Sharansky and the global human rights struggle.
Date: 10/25/2004 Hits/Views: 8,123
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Do nuclear weapons stabilize or destabilize?
Date: 5/9/2005 Hits/Views: 122,424
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Dreyfus and Kelly on their book "All Things Shining."
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 107,305
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Date: 1/27/1997 Hits/Views: 18,141
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Date: 11/21/1996 Hits/Views: 4,544
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Why sacred sites are particularly prone to conflict.
Date: 7/9/2012 Hits/Views: 84,683
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Sir Martin Gilbert, on World War II and the Holocaust.
Date: 3/4/2003 Hits/Views: 57,027
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Discussion on maintaining security amid terrorists.
Date: 2/3/2003 Hits/Views: 24,759
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Stephen D. Krasner on sovereignty
Date: 1/21/2008 Hits/Views: 49,370
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Research engineer and artist discusses technology.
Date: 8/1/2011 Hits/Views: 71,189
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Indian author and diplomat.
Date: 3/21/2005 Hits/Views: 25,639
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From authoritarian regime to democracy
Date: 3/28/2005 Hits/Views: 3,018
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President of the MacArthur Foundation.
Date: 7/23/2012 Hits/Views: 108,516
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Date: 2/13/1997 Hits/Views: 3,019
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John Pomfret on China.
Date: 4/2/2007 Hits/Views: 93,491
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Author and columnist William Pfaff on U.S. foreign policy.
Date: 5/7/1990 Hits/Views: 3,281
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Israeli political scientist and peace activist.
Date: 12/18/2006 Hits/Views: 23,545
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Impact of the military in Turkey, Algeria, and Egypt.
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 110,621
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The role of the military in the 21st century.
Date: 5/19/2008 Hits/Views: 108,076
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Date: 12/4/1998 Hits/Views: 4,389
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Historian on her intellectual oddyssey.
Date: 6/1/2009 Hits/Views: 139,221
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How Islamic terrorism took root and flourished.
Date: 5/2/2005 Hits/Views: 26,259
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The changing relationship between the West and Asia.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 89,399
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Human rights lawyer and Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi,
Date: 7/17/2006 Hits/Views: 82,673
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The changes in Europe with the end of the Cold War.
Date: 5/4/1990 Hits/Views: 7,949
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Sir Brian Urquhart discusses the changing role of the United National in world affairs.
Date: 10/4/2004 Hits/Views: 4,811
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Harvard historian on violent 20th century.
Date: 12/25/2006 Hits/Views: 116,131
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The complex relationships between Islam and the West.
Date: 12/8/2008 Hits/Views: 84,859
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Lecture describes path to the modern conception of self.
Date: 5/21/2012 Hits/Views: 83,493
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Professors Rhacel Salazar, Ligaya McGovern, and Pierrette Hondagneu-SoteloParrenas, Kum Kum Bhavnani , and Founder and Head of Fifty Years is Enough Njoki Njoroge Njehu discuss globalization issues.
Date: 8/25/2003 Hits/Views: 25,648
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Professors Richard Faulk and Saskia Sassen, journalist, novelist, and social critic Tariq Ali, and former member of the Philippine Parliament Walden Bello discuss the issues involved with globalization.
Date: 8/11/2003 Hits/Views: 16,053
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In the Plenary Address, Tom Hayden, Co-Director of "No More Sweatshops" and a state legislator in California for over 16 years gives his thoughts on the nature of reform movements around the world.
Date: 9/1/2003 Hits/Views: 12,626
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CIA's Michael Scheuer on jihadist terrorism.
Date: 5/26/2008 Hits/Views: 79,635
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Date: 11/3/1983 Hits/Views: 1,606
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Causes and consequences of the wars.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 203,069
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A discussion of U.S.-Iran relations
Date: 11/9/2009 Hits/Views: 145,119
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Students from UC Irvine on their travels to Middle East.
Date: 3/2/2009 Hits/Views: 45,869
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Scheffler on moral and political philosophy.
Date: 5/14/2012 Hits/Views: 86,528
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China politics, US military in Japan
Date: 8/5/2002 Hits/Views: 3,981
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Taiwan elections
Date: 4/19/2004 Hits/Views: 1,875
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China: Qing Culturalism and Manchu ID
Date: 12/19/2006 Hits/Views: 31,703
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The nature of war throughout civilization.
Date: 8/23/2004 Hits/Views: 155,567
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Veteran New York Times correspondent.
Date: 11/1/2004 Hits/Views: 71,269
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Humanitarian on impact of environmental catastrophes.
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 33,165
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Domestic and foreign policy debates in China
Date: 8/25/2008 Hits/Views: 88,843
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An examination of the new field of global studies.
Date: 7/23/2012 Hits/Views: 76,874
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Louise Richardson on understanding terrorism
Date: 12/3/2007 Hits/Views: 60,631
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Anders Aslund on Russia after the fall of communism.
Date: 4/21/2008 Hits/Views: 88,960
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Comparing World War II to more other conflicts.
Date: 5/30/2011 Hits/Views: 153,946
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Tecla Wanjala on her experiences building peace in Africa.
Date: 11/4/2002 Hits/Views: 1,926
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Graciela Limon discusses her novel "Erased Faces," and Latin American Studies professors comment on the book.
Date: 8/4/2003 Hits/Views: 30,555
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