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Henry Steele Commager : Summing up

Author: Bill D Moyers; Public Affairs Television (Firm); PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1988.
Series: World of ideas.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Discusses business vs. politics, problems created by television, the current state of American political institutions and the failings of leadership to come to grips with serious social problems. Pt. 2. Excerpts from Bill Moyers' interviews with 42 prominent representatives of a wide variety of disciplines who comment on cultural, political, and moral issues in American life today.
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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Named Person: Henry Steele Commager; Henry Steele Commager
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill D Moyers; Public Affairs Television (Firm); PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 21315504
Notes: Two segments of the television program A world of ideas.
Performer(s): Bill Moyers.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: pt. 1. Henry Steele Commager (30 min.) --
pt. 2. Summing up (30 min.).
Series Title: World of ideas.
Other Titles: Summing up
World of ideas (Television program)
Responsibility: Public Affairs Television ; WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago.

Abstract:

Discusses business vs. politics, problems created by television, the current state of American political institutions and the failings of leadership to come to grips with serious social problems. Pt. 2. Excerpts from Bill Moyers' interviews with 42 prominent representatives of a wide variety of disciplines who comment on cultural, political, and moral issues in American life today.

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