The Lexus and the Olive Tree

Mr. Friedman talked about his new book, The Lexus and the Olive Tree, published by Farrar Straus and Giroux. The book describes… read more

Mr. Friedman talked about his new book, The Lexus and the Olive Tree, published by Farrar Straus and Giroux. The book describes globalization, as symbolized by the Lexus automobile, as the central organizing principle of the post-Cold War world, while the olive tree represents holding on to traditional aspirations. After his prepared remarks he took questions from members of the audience. close

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The Lexus and the Olive Tree

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Program ID:
122467-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 25, 1999 | 8:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 20, 1999 | 7:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 25, 1999 | 8:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 26, 1999 | 1:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 20, 1999 | 7:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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