2019 BIAAS Interview with Dr. Anton Pelinka (Part 1 of 4: U.S.-Austria Relations Since World War II)

Dr. Anton Pelinka, professor of political science and nationalism studies, shares his insights regarding U.S. and Austria relations since WWII with Dr. Gary Cohen, Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, during an interview on May 11, 2019. In this segment of their interview, Dr. Pelinka discusses how the United States shaped perceptions of the “West” in post-WWII Austria. Ultimately, these impressions resulted in Austria joining the European Union after the end of the Cold War. To see other clips of Dr. Pelinka’s and Dr. Cohen’s interview, visit our YouTube Playlist.