Book Discussion on The World Is Flat

Thomas Friedman talked about his book The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century, published by Farrar, Straus and… read more

Thomas Friedman talked about his book The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He discussed the successes and discontents of globalization and how governments and societies must adapt to the changes in the global scene. After his presentation he responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. 

After the discussion, scenes of the book fair along the National Mall were shown before Mr. Friedman was interviewed. Telephone lines were open for viewer questions and comments. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on The World Is Flat

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Sep 24, 2005
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Dec 24, 2005

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  • Sep 24, 2005 | 11:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2005 | 10:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2005 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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