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Title Big Ideas: 23/3/2010
Published Australia : ABC1, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (1 hr.) ; 344060088 bytes
Summary Highlights some of the best talks from the Perth Writers Festival. Robert Macklin and Paul Kelly discuss the importance of personality in Australian politics. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Finkel reflects on the eight months he spent imbedded with U.S. Army infantry in Iraq. Plus the first IQ2 debate from Melbourne which asks "Should Australia embrace nuclear power?" And journalist Ethan Watters argues that it isn't just fast food and TV sitcoms the US is exporting to the world- it is also pushing attitudes to mental illness
Notes Closed captioning in English
Event Broadcast 2010-03-23 at 11:00:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Forums (Discussion and debate)
History -- Book reviews.
Mental illness -- Psychological aspects.
Nuclear energy -- Technological innovations.
Politicians -- Attitudes.
Soldiers -- Psychology.
Form Streaming video
Author Cohen, David, contributor
Finkel, David, contributor
Hansen, James, contributor
Jones, Tony, host
Kelly, Paul, contributor
Macklin, Robert, contributor
Olson, Molly Harriss, contributor
Oppenheimer, Todd, contributor
Watters, Ethan, contributor