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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Quotes

THE CORPORATION is a riveting, entertaining, and highly intelligent film that is sure to provoke heated discussion about a long-neglected but vital question: the proper role of business in society.

- Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Harvard Business School Professor and Author of Confidence: How Winning Streaks And Losing Streaks Begin and End