Paul Hollander (essay date 1995)
SOURCE: Hollander, Paul. “Western Europe.” In Anti-Americanism: Irrational and Rational, pp. 367-410. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1995.
[In the following essay, Hollander details anti-American sentiments in Western Europe through the twentieth century, focusing on political, cultural, and social aspects.]
I am one of the rare European intellectuals who has never been anti-American.
—Eugene Ionescu, 1985
European anti-Americanism has so far been limited to the Western half of Europe, to the countries outside what used to be the Soviet bloc. The...
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