Shashi Tharoor:
Shashi Tharoor: perché le nazioni dovrebbero cercare il potere pacifico

TEDIndia 2009 · 17:53 · Filmed Nov 2009
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L'India sta rapidamente avviandosi a diventare una superpotenza, dice Sashi Tharoor — non solo attraverso il commercio e la politica, ma attraverso il potere pacifico, la sua capacità di condividere la propria cultura con il mondo tramite la cucina, la musica, la tecnologia, Bollywood. La sua tesi è che alla lunga le dimensioni dell'esercito di una nazione non contano quanto la sua capacità di influenzare le menti e i cuori del mondo.

Politician and writer
After a long career at the UN, and a parallel life as a novelist, Shashi Tharoor became a member of India's Parliament. He spent 10 months as India's Minister for External Affairs, building connections between India and the world. Full bio
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