The Nation: ZBIG'S OPTIMISM IN A HOSTILE WORLD

While President Carter sets the broad goals and makes the decisions by which he seeks to fulfill them, his National Security Adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski, provides much of the long-range thinking and the intellectual framework on which foreign policy rests. TIME White House Correspondent Stanley Cloud explored Brzezinski's ideas in two long interviews. His report:

More than a year ago, Professor Zbigniew Brzezinski of Columbia University wrote an article for Foreign Policy magazine titled "America in a Hostile World." He called for a "new international economic order" and for new American leadership to help...

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