Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass discusses his recent book, A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order. The discussion was moderated by Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson as part of the Alma and Joseph Gildenhorn Book Series.
Dr. Richard Haass is president of the non-partisan Council on Foreign Relations. He served as the senior Middle East advisor to President George H.W. Bush and as Director of the Policy Planning Staff under Secretary of State Colin Powell. A recipient of the Presidential Citizens Medal, the State Department’s Distinguished Honor Award, and the Tipperary International Peace Award, he is also the author or editor of twelve books on foreign policy and international relations. Dr. Haass lives in New York.