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Albright, Madeleine Korbel

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Works: 329 works in 783 publications in 12 languages and 30,281 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Biographies  Internet videos  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Editor, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Narrator, Dedicatee
Classifications: E840.8.A37, B
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The mighty and the Almighty : reflections on America, God, and world affairs by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
33 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 2,616 libraries worldwide
Does America, as George W. Bush has proclaimed, have a special mission, derived from god, to bring liberty and democracy to the world? How much influence does the Christian right have over U.S. foreign policy? And how should America deal with violent Islamist extremists? Madeleine Albright, the former secretary of state and best-selling author of Madam Secretary, offers a thoughtful and often surprising look at the role of religion in shaping America's approach to the world. In this illuminating account, she argues that, to be effective, U.S. policy-makers must understand the power and place of religion in motivating others and in coloring how American actions are perceived. Defying the conventional wisdom, Albright suggests not only that religion and politics are inseparable, but that their partnership, when properly harnessed, can be a force for justice and peace. - Back cover
Memo to the President elect : how we can restore America's reputation and leadership by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
18 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright offers a persuasive, wide-ranging set of recommendations to the prospective winner of the 2008 Presidential election. Secretary Albright explains how to select a first-rate foreign policy team, how to avoid the pitfalls that plagued earlier presidents, how to ensure that decisions, once carefully made, are successfully implemented, and how to employ the full range of tools available to a president to persuade other countries to support U.S. objectives.--From publisher description
The mighty & the Almighty : reflections on America, God, and world affairs by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
In The mighty and the almighty, Madeleine Albright examines the profound impact of religion on America's view of itself, the effect on U.S. policy of the rise of the Christian right, the Bush administration's successes and failures in responding to 9/11, the challenges posed by the war in Iraq, and the importance of understanding Islam. She offers a balanced but, when necessary, devastating analysis of U.S. strategy, and condemns those of all faiths who exploit religious fervor to create divisions or enhance their own power. In this illuminating account, Albright argues that, to be effective, U.S. policy makers must understand the power and place of religion in motivating others and in coloring how American actions are perceived. Defying the conventional wisdom, she suggests not only that religion and politics are inseparable, but that their partnership, when properly harnessed, can be a force for justice and peace
Focus on the issues by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Focus on the issues by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Excerpts organized under the headings: Nuclear weapons -- Force and diplomacy -- Terrorism -- Arms control -- Security
Focus on the issues by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Focus on the issues by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Excerpts of testimony, speeches, and remarks on Kosovo, NATO, Russia, and Bosnia
Focus on the issues by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Focus on the issues ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Poland, the role of the press in political change by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
11 editions published in 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Threats to democracy : prevention and response : report of an independent task force by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
18 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Threats to democracy: prevention and response / 2003
In Support of Arab Democracy : Why and How : Report of an Independent Task Force by Council on Foreign Relations( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Over the past five decades, U.S. policy in the Arab world has been predicated largely on the notion that the political status quo in the region best served Washington's interests. With the assistance of Arab partners such as Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Morocco, the United States built a remarkably good record of achieving its objectives-- notably, protecting the free flow of oil from the Persian Gulf, ensuring Israel's security, confronting rogue states, battling terrorism, and during the Cold War, containing Soviet influence in the region. Yet the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, DC, on September 11, 2001, challenged the underlying assumption of U.S. Middle East policy. Within a short time after the attacks, policymakers began to question whether authoritarian political systems in the Middle East were sources of stability or the primary causes of the political alienation and extremism that fueled organizations like al-Qaeda. The Bush administration clearly believes the best way to "drain the swamp" that produces terrorists is to promote democracy and reform more broadly in the Middle East. The Council on Foreign Relations established this Independent Task Force to consider whether promoting democracy in the Middle East is in the best interests of the United States and, if so, how Washington should implement such a policy
TEDTalks : Madeleine Albright - On Being a Woman and a Diplomat ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Since leaving the office of U.S. Secretary of State in 2001, Madeleine Albright has continued her distinguished career in foreign affairs as a political adviser, professor, and businesswoman. In this TEDTalk she speaks bluntly about politics and diplomacy, making the case that women's issues deserve a place at the center of foreign policy. Far from being "soft" concerns, says Albright, the strengths and vulnerabilities of women around the world are linked to profound, life-or-death struggles
The Clinton years ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
This documentary, a history and review of the presidency of Bill Clinton from the 1992 campaign to the end of his second term, crafted from segments produced by ABC's “Nightline” in conjunction with post-Clinton interviews with key administration figures including White House staffers, cabinet members, presidential advisers, and friends, that covers the scandals, the ups and downs, and the achievements and disappointments of Mr. Clinton's administration, as well as the enduring elements of his political career
The age of consequences ( visu )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Investigates the impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability
Memo to the President elect : how we can restore America's reputation and leadership by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Presents a set of recommendations for the next U.S. president, posing such suggestions as selecting a top-rate foreign policy team, avoiding the mistakes of previous presidents, and employing strategic tools to garner international support for American objectives
American umpire ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Documentary that chronicles how the United States became "the world's policeman" and questions how long it must continue to play this role. Explores the history of American military intervention and the future of America's military commitment abroad. Also examines America's contemporary role on the international stage, and asks whether it is time to rethink its current policies, scale down military spending, and bring our allies back into the game as fellow "umpires." Includes archival footage with interviews from former secretaries of state, Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winners, and scholars from around the world
Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948 by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 190 libraries worldwide
By turns harrowing and inspiring, "Prague Winter" is Madeleine Albright's account of her early life from 1937 to 1948, a dozen years that witnessed the Nazi invasion of her native Prague, World War II, the Holocaust, the defeat of fascism, the rise of communism, and the onset of the Cold War. Her experiences, and those of her family, provide a unique lens through which to view this tumultuous period in modern history. Moving from the thousand-year-old "Prague Castle" to the bomb shelters of London, from the desolate prison ghetto of "Terezin" to the war councils of Churchill, Stalin, Roosevelt and Hitler, Albright reflects on her discovery of her family's Jewish heritage decades after the war, her "Czech" homeland's tangled history, and the stark moral choices faced by her parents, ordinary citizens, and the leaders of their generation. Drawing on her memory, written reflections, newly-released documents, interviews with contemporaries, and other primary sources, she tells the story of how millions of ordinary citizens were ripped from familiar surroundings and forced into new roles as exiled leaders and foot soldiers, resistance figures and collaborators, victims and killers. Albright points out that the response to these life and death issues was often shaped by concepts familiar even to a child like Madeleine had been at the time: fear, trust, adaptation, the search for identity, the pressure to conform, and the difference between right and wrong. As universal as it is deeply personal, "Prague Winter" offers a unique perspective on World War II, the relationship between generations, and the impact of time on our assessment of the truth. Emotionally compelling and often startling in its frankness, this volume is a guide to the future through the lessons of the past, as seen through the eyes of one of the world's most respected and fascinating figures
Preventing genocide : a blueprint for U.S. policymakers by Genocide Prevention Task Force( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Asserts that genocide is preventable, and that making progress toward doing so begins with leadership and political will. Provides 34 recommendations, starting with the need for high-level attention, standing institutional mechanisms, and strong international partnerships to respond to potential genocidal situations when they arise. Lays out a comprehensive approach, recommending improved early warning mechanisms, early action to prevent crises, timely diplomatic responses to emerging crises, greater preparedness to employ military options, and action to strengthen global norms and institutions
Madam Secretary by Madeleine Korbel Albright( Book )
39 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Erindringer af USA's udenrigsminister 1997ff om opvækst, udenrigstjeneste, privatliv m.m
 
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Alternative Names
Albright-Korbel, Madeleine 1937-
Albright, Madeleine.
Albright, Madeleine 1937-
Albright, Madeleine K.
Albright, Madeleine K. 1937-
Albright, Madeleine K. (Madeleine Korbel), 1937-
Albright, Madeleine Korbel
Albright, Madeleine Korbel 1937-
Albrightová, Madeleine
Albrightovaì, Madeleine 1937-
Korbel, Albright Madeleine
Korbel, Madeleine
Korbel Madeleine 1937-....
Körbel, Maria Jana 1937-
Korbel, Marie Jana
Körbel, Marie Jana, 1937-
Korbelová, Madlenka
Korbelová, Marie Jana
Korbelová, Marie Jana, 1937-
M ALBRIGHT
Madeleine Albright amerikai politikus
Madeleine Albright amerikansk politiker och diplomat
Madeleine Albright amerykańska działaczka polityczna
Madeleine Albright diplomate uit Tsjecho-Slowakije
Madeleine Albright Former U.S. Secretary of State
Madeleine Albright personnalité politique américaine
Madeleine Albright politica statunitense
Madeleine Albright político estadounidense
Madeleine Albright US-amerikanesch Politikerin
Madeleine Albright US-amerikanische Politikerin
Madeleine Albright Yhdysvaltainen entinen ulkoministeri
Madeleine Albrightová
Madeleine K. Albright
Madeline Albright
Madlen Olbrayt
Medlin Olbrajt
Medlina Olbraita
Olbraĭt, Madlen
Olbrait, Madlen 1937-
Olbrait, Madlena, 1937-
Olbraita, M., 1937-
Olbraita, Madelaine, 1937-
Olbraita, Madeleina, 1937-
Olbraita, Madelēna, 1937-
Olbraita, Madlēna, 1937-
Olbrajt, Madlen.
Μαντλίν Ολμπράιτ
Кербелова М. Я. 1937-
Мадлен Олбрайт американский политик, государственный секретарь США (1997-2001);
Мадлин Олбрайт
Медeлин Олбрајт Kорбел
Медлин Олбрајт
Олбрайт, М., 1937-
Олбрайт, Мадлен, 1937-
Олбрайт, Мадлен К., 1937-
Մադլեն Օլբրայթ
מדליין אולברייט
أولبرايت، مادلين كوربل، 1937-
كوربولوفا، ماري آنا، 1937-
مادلين أولبرايت
مادلين أولبرايت، 1937-
مادلین آلبرایت
مادلێن ئۆڵبرایت
मेडलिन अलब्राइट
ম্যাডেলিন অলব্রাইট
மாடிலின் ஆல்பிரைட்
മഡലീൻ ആൽബ്രൈറ്റ്
මැඩ්ලින් ඕල්බ්‍රයිට්
แมเดลิน อาลไบรต์
მადლენ ოლბრაიტი
매들린 올브라이트
マデレーン・オルブライト
马德琳·奥尔布赖特
馬德琳·歐布萊特
Languages
English (319)
Danish (11)
Chinese (6)
Spanish (6)
Dutch (6)
Czech (4)
German (3)
French (2)
Swedish (2)
Russian (2)
Polish (1)
Turkish (1)
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