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Tolchin, Martin

Overview
Works: 19 works in 99 publications in 4 languages and 8,214 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  Periodicals  Filmed interviews  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Interviewer, pan
Classifications: HG4910, 332.6730973
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Most widely held works about Martin Tolchin
 
Most widely held works by Martin Tolchin
Buying into America : how foreign money is changing the face of our nation by Martin Tolchin( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the amount of foreign investment in America examines the economic and political impact of foreign interests that control U.S. bank assets real estate and legislation that hurts American businesses while favoring foreigners
Dismantling America : the rush to deregulate by Susan J Tolchin( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hill( )

in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Capitol newspaper."
Selling our security : the erosion of America's assets by Martin Tolchin( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first book to pinpoint, case by case, name by name, how our political leaders have permitted America's vital technological assets to be sold off to foreign-owned companies - how these leaders have failed to grasp that economic innovation and competitiveness are as important to national security as military hardware. The Tolchins show how technologies developed in the United States have been acquired and commercialized by overseas competitors; how one industry after another has radically declined - automobiles, televisions, telephones, semiconductors, machine tools; how we have lost our lead in supercomputers, optoelectronics, and digital imaging. And they detail the cost in lost jobs, lost national income, lost market share, a lower standard of living, a huge trade deficit - and far too much reliance on foreign sources that can at will raise prices or even withhold products. Is a link trainer to simulate the F-16 fighter plane wanted? The American company that makes it has been sold to a Canadian firm. Do we need rarefied gases critical to the manufacture of almost all semiconductor equipment? The only firm that produces them was sold in 1991 to a Japanese manufacturer. During the Gulf War, U.S. diplomats had to go begging for access to advanced technologies that Americans had invented - and then had sold. How has this happened? The authors argue that while other governments have been working with their industries to secure their nations' economic future, ours has ignored global realities. American presidents, the Congress and regulators, believing their own "free market," laissez-faire rhetoric, have defined national security too narrowly as no more than military preparedness. They have ignored their responsibility to secure an industrial base that will allow us to deal from strength. While fully acknowledging that greed and short-sightedness (and offers difficult to refuse) have lured some American executives into mortgaging our future, the Tolchins demonstrate that government ineptitude and political folly bear the final responsibility for our current predicament. Their eagerly anticipated book will have profound repercussions in the political arena
Clout : womanpower and politics by Susan J Tolchin( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the victor ...; political patronage from the clubhouse to the White House by Martin Tolchin( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glass houses : congressional ethics and the politics of venom by Susan J Tolchin( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newt Gingrich, the Ghengis Khan of recent American politics, wrenched the humdrum congressional ethics process out of its lethargy and turned it into an offensive tool for partisan gain. Now, instead of yawning, lawmakers quake at the thought of an ethics inquiry that can easily, often unfairly, tip elections and ruin careers. While members of the House and Senate confront the public's changing attitudes toward money, sex, and power, they are also forced to raise ever-escalating sums to finance their campaigns. Practices tolerated a decade ago now may cost lawmakers their seats or land them in jail. Lawmakers often don't know if they live in Salem or Gomorrah. Using new information culled from dozens of Capitol Hill interviews, Sue and Marty Tolchin show how ethics in Washington have changed over two centuries while offering new interpretations of past ethics cases. The first book to analyze the politicization of the ethics process, Glass Houses reveals in wicked and telling detail the forces that drive the modern lawmaker into a maelstrom of fierce corruption battles
Pinstripe patronage : political favoritism from the clubhouse to the White House and beyond by Martin Tolchin( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of political patronage in American politics, describing how the rewards of political leaders to their supporters has evolved from Christmas turkeys to billion-dollar service contracts, and examining the effects of these benefits on the business community, families, and foreign and domestic policy
A world ignited : how apostles of ethnic, religious, and racial hatred torch the globe by Martin Tolchin( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World Ignited is about the surge of anger that has swept the world in the last decade, its myriad causes, its toll in lives and human misery. The authors conclude this important and timely book in an upbeat manner with a look at the politics of hope and what can be done to halt, and even reverse, this cacophony of hate
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Secretary of Defense, Caspar Weinberger, discusses his recent meetings with NATO in Europe
Tōshi masatsu : Kawareru Amerika : Buying into America by Martin Tolchin( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pallyŏ naganŭn Miguk : oeguk chabon e ŭihae pyŏnmo toenŭn Miguk ŭi mosŭp by Martin Tolchin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Korean and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin America : a region rediscovered ; Of power, politics and patronage ; The Lee Hamilton commentaries : U.S.-Saudi relations by Michael Reid( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program #887 : "Title: Of Power, Politics and Patronage. Patronage is a time-honored practice in American politics and one which the modern media rarely recognizes as a major legislative force. Yet broadly considered, from earmarks for small projects to major contracts and political appointments, patronage continues to be a major instrument for political persuasion. This has always been true. But styles in political patronage have changed since the dawn of the republic and today we are witnessing 'Pinstripe patronage'. Authors Martin and Susan Tolchin explain the expression and its implications
PINSTRIPE PATRONAGE by Martin Tolchin( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman, Tony Coelho and James Johnson, Chairman of the Mondale Campaign
A world ignited : how apostles of ethnic, religious, and racial hatred torch the globe by Martin Tolchin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This book is about the surge of anger that has swept the world in the last decade, its myriad causes, its toll in lives and human misery, and what can be done to halt, and even reverse, this cacophony of hate. [The book] seeks to explore the roots of this rage and why it seems to have reached a fever pitch. [It] focuses on the negative effects of global anger and on how that anger has changed the world's political landscape, often for the worse. It also discusses how some politicians foment and manipulate that anger, and how responsible leaders can overcome past patterns of conflict that seem inexorable. This book also discusses the affection of anti-Semitism, the oldest of ethnic and religious hatreds, with roots in both the Old and New Testaments.-Pref
To the victor ... by Martin Tolchin( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The hill( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Capitol newspaper."
 
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Glass houses : congressional ethics and the politics of venom
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Martin Tolchin Amerikaans journalist

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Pinstripe patronage : political favoritism from the clubhouse to the White House and beyondA world ignited : how apostles of ethnic, religious, and racial hatred torch the globe