Item Details

Global Politics [electronic resource]: U.S. And the World

produced by the Educational Film Center
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Examines the need for the United States to use the tools of foreign policy in ways that recognize the growing interdependence of nations, implementing both traditional and new forms of military, trade, and diplomatic strategies to promote benefits for America and the world as a whole. Examples include the controversy over America's participation in Operation Endeavor in Bosnia-Herzegovia, the use of international trade as an instrument of U.S. foreign policy in South Korea, and Jody William's creation of a non-governmental organization to globally ban the use of landmines.
Performers
Hosted by Renée Poussaint.
Release Date
2003
Run Time
27 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
high school
9-12
Notes
  • Series covers topics of civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions recommended by The Civics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress developed by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Companion web site includes topic overviews, readings, critical thinking activity and web-based resources for each program.
Related Title
Warrior peacemaker.
Tools of the trade.
The NGO dilema.
Series
Democracy in America
Series Statement
Democracy in America ; 15
Contents
  • Warrior peacemaker (9 min.)
  • Tools of the trade (8 min.)
  • The NGO dilema (8 min.)
  • Conclusions (2 min.)
ISBN
1576806758 (series)
Published
South Burlington, Vt. : Annenberg/CPB, c2003.
Description
Mode of access: Windows Media Player, World Wide Web.
Technical Details
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