Attractive Unattractive Americans: How the world sees by René Zografos PDF

By René Zografos

virtually each individual on this planet this present day understands anything - and feels anything - approximately the USA. it is the "land of the loose and the house of the brave." it truly is chargeable for hamburgers and Coca-Cola and colour television. it is the middle of the universe, with the best athletes, tallest constructions, most renowned motion picture stars, and largest dreamers. yet what does an international that comprises seven billion humans fairly take into consideration the main pointed out - and debatable - kingdom on the earth? this is often the query that encouraged René Zografos to spend seven years interviewing humans from seven continents to pen the definitive advisor to the U.S.A.'s worldwide popularity. In beautiful UNATTRACTIVE american citizens, Zografos - an award-winning Norwegian-Greek writer of 8 books and veteran journalist - brings jointly the voices of millions of individuals from worldwide to spotlight their evaluations of usa citizens and the rustic they stay in. From Mexico-born 'Dog Whisperer' Cesar Millan and a Bangkok-based tailor named Marco, to American girl-obsessed Italian kids and Swedish ex-pats residing within the united states, beautiful Unattractive american citizens is brim-full of enormous quantities of unforeseen insights, reviews, compliments and criticisms in regards to the so-called "greatest kingdom on earth." it is a attention-grabbing, not-to-be-missed exploration of tradition, politics, philosophy, and the yankee Dream the likes of which hasn't ever ahead of been obvious in a single position. one of the well timed, strange, and exceedingly exciting questions beautiful UNATTRACTIVE american citizens addresses comprise: · Are americans cherished or disliked whilst touring in a foreign country? · Do humans from different international locations really care approximately what is going on in the USA? · Is American track, movie, style, and nutrition as influential as we expect it's? · How do the nice American towns really stack up opposed to the Hollywood portrayals of them? · Are american citizens attractive?

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