John Winthrop and Ben Franklin

Professor Abrams held a classroom discussion of two “classics” of American history, The Puritan Dilemma: The Story of John… read more

Professor Abrams held a classroom discussion of two “classics” of American history, The Puritan Dilemma: The Story of John Winthrop and The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. Among the topics addressed were how the men viewed virtue, the role of the market in society, and to what extent there was a continuity between the two men’s lives. close

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John Winthrop and Ben Franklin

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155270-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Berkeley, California, United States
First Aired:
Feb 27, 2000
Last Aired:
Apr 4, 2002

Airing Details

  • Feb 27, 2000 | 3:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 04, 2000 | 9:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 07, 2000 | 3:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 28, 2001 | 2:23am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 29, 2001 | 4:18am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 30, 2001 | 12:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 30, 2001 | 4:05am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 31, 2001 | 2:52am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 04, 2002 | 2:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
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