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The Resource A world of ideas : conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future, Bill Moyers ; Betty Sue Flowers, editor

A world of ideas : conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future, Bill Moyers ; Betty Sue Flowers, editor

Label
A world of ideas : conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future
Title
A world of ideas
Title remainder
conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future
Statement of responsibility
Bill Moyers ; Betty Sue Flowers, editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interviews with Chinua Achebe, Isaac Asimov, Mary Catherine Bateson, Robert Bellah, Peter Berger, Sissela Bok, T. Berry Brazelton, James MacGregor Burns, Noam Chomsky, F. Forrester Church, Henry Steele Commager, E.L. Doctorow, Peter F. Drucker, Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris, Northrop Frye, Carlos Fuentes, Willard Gaylin, Mary Ann Glendon, Vartan Gregorian, Joseph Heller, Michael Josephson, Leon R. Kass, Sara Lightfoot, John Lukacs, Forrest McDonald, Arturo Madrid, Jessica Tuchman Mathews, Martha Nussbaum, Elaine Pagels, David Puttnam, John Searle, Maxine Singer, Barbara Tuchman, Derek Walcott, Steven Weinberg, August Wilson, William Julius Wilson, Tom Wolfe, Sheldon Wolin, Anne Wortham, C.N. Yang
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moyers, Bill D
Dewey number
973.92
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.M69 1989
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Flowers, Betty S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Interviews
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Interviews
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A world of ideas : conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future, Bill Moyers ; Betty Sue Flowers, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Barbara Tuchman, historian -- Michael Josephson, ethicist -- Joseph Heller, novelist -- Noam Chomsky, linguist -- Tom Wolfe, writer -- William Julius Wilson, sociologist -- E.L. Doctorow, novelist -- Sheldon Wolin, political philosopher -- Forrest McDonald, historian -- Willard Gaylin, bioethicist -- Anne Wortham, sociologist -- T. Berry Brazelton, pediatrician -- Sara Lawrence Lightfoot, educator -- August Wilson, playwright -- Vartan Gregorian, educator -- James MacGregor Burns, historian -- John Searle, philosopher -- Arturo Madrid, educator -- Henry Steele Commager, historian -- Sissela Bok, ethicist -- Steven Weinberg, physicist -- Isaac Asimov, writer -- Robert Bellah, sociologist -- Jessica Tuchman Mathews, environmental scientist -- Chen Ning Yang, physicist -- David Puttnam, filmmaker -- Chinua Achebe, Nigerian novelist -- Mary Catherine Bateson, anthropologist -- Leon R. Kass, biologist and philosopher -- Elaine Pagels, historian of religion -- Maxine Singer, geneticist -- Peter Drucker, management professor -- F. Forrester Church, pastor -- Derek Walcott, poet -- John Lukacs, historian -- Martha Nussbaum, classicist and philosopher -- Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris, writers -- Mary Ann Glendon, law professor -- Peter Berger, sociologist -- Northrop Frye, Canadian literary critic -- Carlos Fuentes, Mexican novelist
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 513 pages
Isbn
9780385262781
Lccn
89001109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • 3047676
  • (OCoLC)19264895
  • (OCoLC)ocm19264895
  • 104010
  • 3047676
Label
A world of ideas : conversations with thoughtful men and women about American life today and the ideas shaping our future, Bill Moyers ; Betty Sue Flowers, editor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Barbara Tuchman, historian -- Michael Josephson, ethicist -- Joseph Heller, novelist -- Noam Chomsky, linguist -- Tom Wolfe, writer -- William Julius Wilson, sociologist -- E.L. Doctorow, novelist -- Sheldon Wolin, political philosopher -- Forrest McDonald, historian -- Willard Gaylin, bioethicist -- Anne Wortham, sociologist -- T. Berry Brazelton, pediatrician -- Sara Lawrence Lightfoot, educator -- August Wilson, playwright -- Vartan Gregorian, educator -- James MacGregor Burns, historian -- John Searle, philosopher -- Arturo Madrid, educator -- Henry Steele Commager, historian -- Sissela Bok, ethicist -- Steven Weinberg, physicist -- Isaac Asimov, writer -- Robert Bellah, sociologist -- Jessica Tuchman Mathews, environmental scientist -- Chen Ning Yang, physicist -- David Puttnam, filmmaker -- Chinua Achebe, Nigerian novelist -- Mary Catherine Bateson, anthropologist -- Leon R. Kass, biologist and philosopher -- Elaine Pagels, historian of religion -- Maxine Singer, geneticist -- Peter Drucker, management professor -- F. Forrester Church, pastor -- Derek Walcott, poet -- John Lukacs, historian -- Martha Nussbaum, classicist and philosopher -- Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris, writers -- Mary Ann Glendon, law professor -- Peter Berger, sociologist -- Northrop Frye, Canadian literary critic -- Carlos Fuentes, Mexican novelist
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 513 pages
Isbn
9780385262781
Lccn
89001109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • 3047676
  • (OCoLC)19264895
  • (OCoLC)ocm19264895
  • 104010
  • 3047676

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