America's Perceptions of Europe

America's Perceptions of Europe

by L. Eliasson

Paperback(1st ed. 2010)

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This book seeks to rectify Americans' views of its closest ally, Europe - an ambitious task, but one sorely lacking in the literature. Many prejudices about Europe surface in headlines, while others remain latent, but they are real, pervasive and ingrained.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349286232
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 10/20/2015
Edition description: 1st ed. 2010
Pages: 219
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

LEIF JOHAN ELIASSON is Assistant Professor at East Stroudsburg University, USA.

Table of Contents

The Global Engine that Keeps on Going, and Going, and Going Misperceptions, Myths, and Justifications Explained Simplifying the Confusing: the 'Short-Short' of Europe and the European Union Attractive, Determined, and Competitive: Socialism Has Ceased to Be High Tech Gizmos, Web-surfing, Cells, and Green Power The Things We Want in Life: Health, Security, Work, Culture, and Quality Europe's Global Tentacles Reach you Everywhere: Trade, Law, Business, Armaments, and Military Operations Kant and Uncle Sam: Competition, Cordiality, Coordination, Congruence, and Cooperation

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