The World: A Brief Introduction
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The World: A Brief Introduction provides anyone, expert and non-expert alike, with the essential background and building blocks they need to make sense of the global era we live in, in which what happens thousands of miles away can affect our lives. A Brief Introduction focuses on essential world history, what makes each region of the world tick, the many challenges globalization presents, and the most influential countries, events, and ideas.202fThe work also offers an overview of the current tools available for creating a more orderly world.
Features Richard Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations, and Alynna Lyon, Professor of Political Science, Chair, International Organization Program, COLA