The Ugly American Test | Final Test - Hard

William J. Lederer
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Solomon Asch?

2. Who is Homer Atkins?

3. What does Atkins decide to build?

4. What are the main requests MacWhite makes for a change of policy in foreign service personnel?

5. What is Knox told when he proposes to bring in more roosters and chickens to Cambodia?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

What countries in today's world does America have difficulty understanding? List at least three. What could be done by the American government or individuals to overcome these barriers and reach a peaceful level of communication?

Essay Topic 2

List in detail the reasons why Louis Sears was: 1) an ineffective Ambassador, 2) an ineffective personnel manager, 3) a bad communicator, and 4) politically incorrect by today's standards.

Essay Topic 3

The ideology of communism is identified in this book as America's worst enemy. Why? How does communism differ from democracy? What rights and freedoms are denied communist countries, and why is this important? What do the authors believe is the best way to combat communism and keep it from spreading?

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