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  • QA with Robert Kaplan
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    Q&A with Robert Kaplan

    Robert Kaplan, a contributing editor with The Atlantic, talked about his book, In Europe’s Shadow: Two Cold Wars and a Thirty-Year Journey Through Romania and Beyond.

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  • US Foreign Policy Agenda
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    U.S. Foreign Policy Agenda

    Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg opened a day-long conference on the future of U.S. foreign policy with a speech about U.S. foreign policy priorities. Following his remarks…

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    Hog Pilots, Blue Water Grunts

    Robert Kaplan talked about his book Hog Pilots, Blue Water Grunts: The American Military in the Air, at Sea, and on the Ground, published by Random House. He provided a ground-level…

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    Imperial Grunts: The American Military on the Ground

    Robert Kaplan talked about his book Imperial Grunts: The American Military on the Ground, published by Random House. He spent time with the U.S. Armed Forces in several countries around the…

    275 views
  • In Depth with  Robert Kaplan
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    In Depth with Robert Kaplan

    Robert Kaplan was interviewed about his life and work. He also responded to telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail from viewers. Robert Kaplan is a correspondent for the Atlantic Monthly and the author…

    1,317 views
  • Controlling Information in Wartime
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    Controlling Information in Wartime

    Participants talked about the control and dissemination of information on military operations during combat. They also talked about relations between the military and the press, efforts to…

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    Eastward to Tartary: Travels to the Balkans

    Mr. Kaplan talked about his book, Eastward to Tartary: Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucases, published by Random House. In his book and talk, Mr. Kaplan examines the social,…

    223 views
  • US Foreign Policy
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    U.S. Foreign Policy

    Mr. Kaplan discussed his article in the new Atlantic Monthly magazine on how the U.S., as the ruler of a global empire, should operate to preserve its imperium. He responded to audience…

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    Warrior Politics

    Mr. Kaplan talked about his book Warrior Politics, published by Random House, with Mr. Utley. Touching on the work of ancient philosophers, Mr. Kaplan argued in favor of leadership based on…

    426 views
  • The World in 2010
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    The World in 2010

    Mr. Wright and Mr. Kaplan debated the condition of the world in 2010. Mr. Wright discussed some of the themes of his book, Nonzero: The Logic of Human Destiny, published by Pantheon Books,…

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    The Nothing That Is: A Natural History of Zero

    Mr. Kaplan talked about his book The Nothing That Is: A Natural History of Zero, published by Oxford University Press. The author examined the origin of zero, how the symbol for it came…

    321 views
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    The Coming Anarchy

    Mr. Kaplan talked about his book The Coming Anarchy: Shattering the Dreams of the Post Cold War, published by Random House. A collection of nine previously published essays, the book looks…

    651 views
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    An Empire Wilderness

    Mr. Kaplan discussed his book, An Empire Wilderness, published by Random House. The book is about his travels through the American west from Kansas to Washington state. He talked about the…

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  • Americas Future Based on Its Past
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    America's Future Based on Its Past

    Mr. Kaplan theorized that constructive pessimists who planned for the worst-case scenarios founded the United States. He said that Americans overemphasized the role of character in their…

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  • Global Security in the Next Century
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    Global Security in the Next Century

    Panelists discussed global security and the future of United States military capability. They outlined the steps which need to be taken to ensure safety and the continued modernization of…

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    The Ends of the Earth

    Robert Kaplan talked about his recent book, The Ends of the Earth: A Journey at the Dawn of the 21st Century, published by Random House. He warned against the widening gap between rich and…

    651 views