The characteristics and personality factors of leaders. Guests include Gilbert Harrison, editor of the New Republic; James Wechsler, editorial-page director of the New York Post; Dr. Oscar Handlin, historian; Louis W. Koenig, government professor at NYU; and author James MacGregor Burns.
Former PBS board and FCC chairman Newton Minow heads a list of business, labor, education and media experts who discuss Presidential decisions and the economy. Second of three programs based on conferences held at the University of Southern California in March 1980.
"The American Mind and Mood." Guests include Archibald MacLeish, John Dos Passos, Eugene McCarthy, opinion analyst Ithiel De Sola Pool, philosopher Charles Frankel, pollster Elmo Roper and Lester Markel, former Sunday editor of The New York Times.