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Presentation and Book Signing: The Lexus ...

May 11, 1999

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and New York Times foreign affairs columnist Thomas Friedman discusses his book, The Lexus ...

U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa: Which ...

April 27, 1999

Heads of state and senior government representatives of four African nations and U.S. Assistant Secretary of State ...

The Balkan Mess: Background and Solutions

April 8, 1999

Rice University Professor of History and Balkan specialist Dr. Gale Stokes addresses the background and possible solutions ...

Qatar's Foreign Policy and the Situation ...

February 23, 1999

Qatar Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheik Hamed Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani discussed Persian Gulf economic and ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Meltdown ...

October 22, 1998

Lee Kuan Yew, Senior Minister for the Republic of Singapore, discusses the origin of the current economic ...

Asian Values and the Asian Economic ...

October 17, 1998

Wei-Ming TU of Harvard University addresses Asian values and the Asian economic crisis from a Confucianist perspective. ...

American Corporate Values and Chinese Society

October 15, 1998

Robert Kapp, President of the U.S.-China Business Council, speaks on American corporate values and Chinese society.

To ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - The ...

April 23, 1998

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on the role of the United Nations on the eve of the ...

Iran and Its Strategic Role in ...

April 2, 1998

Stuart Eizenstat, undersecretary of state for economic, business and agricultural affairs, discussed overall U.S. policy on sanctions ...

Shell Distingushed Lecture Series - The ...

March 26, 1998

Librarian of Congress James H. Billington discusses the nature of the transformation of Russia since the end ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - The ...

March 16, 1998

Alexander Lebed, one of Russia's top military leaders and founder of the Russian Popular Republican Party, discusses ...

Diverging Cultural Values in Contemporary China

March 11, 1998

 

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Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Yasser ...

March 5, 1998

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Debate on the Arab Israeli Peace ...

February 5, 1998

The Holocaust remains a negative watershed in world history, but how we remember the period is of ...