FDL Book Salon Welcomes Steven Hill, Europe’s Promise

[Welcome Steven Hill, and Host R. Daniel Kelemen.] [As a courtesy to our guests, please keep comments to the book.  Please take other conversations to a previous thread.  – bev]

Europe’s Promise: Why the European Way is the Best Hope in an Insecure Age

Host: Daniel Kelemen, Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for European Studies, Rutgers University.

We’ve all heard of the ‘American Way’, but is there a ‘European Way’? In Europe’s Promise, Steven Hill explores European approaches to a range of contemporary policy challenges – from economic policy, to social policy, to health care, to climate change, to foreign policy – and shows that there is a distinctive ‘European Way’.  He also argues convincingly that Americans have much to learn from it. (more…)