US Study Guide

A comprehensive study guide tailored for teachers to suit courses and disciplines ranging from the natural sciences to the humanities, from politics and law to business. This site provides educators and students with discussion questions, further readings, and web-based resources to explore the core concepts and issues addressed in the documentary.

The topics addressed in these different sections which can be incorporated into a variety of courses include:

  • Ethics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Politics and ideology
  • Economic and social interdependence among individuals, corporations and nations
  • Impacts of commercial activity on individuals, communities and the environment
  • Impacts of globalization
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Highly informative, often shocking and eye-opening! THE CORPORATION presents compelling and original perspectives on the origin,nature, expansion and effects of the modern corporate institution that dominates the economy, polity culture and everyday life of most of the earth's inhabitants, while also depicting individuals and groups struggling against corporate domination.

- Douglas Kellner, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA