September 29, 2015 | With its pacifist constitution (literally) beaten down into irrelevance, Japan is in the throes of an identity crisis.
Articles by Nancy Snow
February 11, 2014 | Under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s chauvinistic surge has inflicted unmistakable damage on its national brand image.
November 15, 2013 | Shinzo Abe is back as prime minister, along with his special brand of Abenomics and a whole new politics of hype.
December 13, 2006 | America's public diplomacy is handicapped by arrogance, impatience, and a reluctance to listen. In Anti-Americanism and the Rise of Civic Diplomacy, Nancy Snow investigates how Washington can change its image abroad. In their responses to Nancy Snow's provocative thesis, R.S. Zaharna and John Robert Kelley focus on America's credibility deficit and the limits of civic diplomacy. Finally, Nancy Snow offers some concluding remarks.
December 13, 2006 | Americas public diplomacy is handicapped by arrogance, impatience, and a reluctance to listen. In Anti-Americanism and the Rise of Civic Diplomacy, Nancy Snow asks whether Washington can change its image abroad.
October 2, 2005 | U.S. public diplomacy is "a disaster," according to former U.S. Information Agency (USIA) director Joseph Duffey.
May 27, 2004 | Winning a worldwide war on terrorism is much more about overcoming cultural mindsets that set people apart from each other out of fear and ignorance than about celebrating the freedom of the American barbecue.
August 1, 1997 | The USIA performs the public diplomacy function of U.S. foreign policy through its USIS posts, exchange activities, information programs, and international broadcasting.