"Europe Faces East and West" Edit


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  • January 1960 (Broadcast)


  • 1 Items (Whole)

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  • Materials Specific Details

    60 min.

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  • Scope and Contents

    Program Guests: Senator John F. Kennedy, member of the United States Senate's Foreign Relations Committee; Erwin D. Canham, Editor of The Christian Science Monitor and President of the United States Chamber of Commerce; Paul Rosenstein-Rodan, Professor of Economics at the Center for International Studies, M.I.T.Issues discussed on the program include: the two rival trade groups and the consequences for the U.S. economy, the chances for resolving the differences among the allies of Berlin, NATO's precarious military situation, and the prospects for a joint European-American aid program to the world's underdeveloped areas. NOTE: Senator John F. Kennedy announced his candidacy for the U.S. presidency before flying to Boston to record this program later the same day (January 2, 1960).

  • Existence and Location of Copies

    1 use copy

  • Place Recorded

    Brandeis University, Waltham, MA