One of the nation’s leading authorities on foreign policy and international relations explains why Americans love to watch baseball, football and basketball.


  • Michael Mandelbaum Professor of American Foreign Policy at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and author of ten previous books, including "The Ideas that Conquered the World" and "The Case For Goliath."

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