Book Discussion on The Killing of History

Mr. Windshuttle talked about his book The Killing of History: How Literary Critics and Social Theorists are Murdering Our Past,… read more

Mr. Windshuttle talked about his book The Killing of History: How Literary Critics and Social Theorists are Murdering Our Past, published by Encounter Books. In the book, the author attacks certain academic schools of thought, such as postmodernism and poststructuralism, arguing that the proponents of such theories are politicizing the humanities and corrupting higher education. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Killing of History

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Program ID:
157217-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 3, 2000
Last Aired:
Oct 22, 2000

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  • Jun 03, 2000 | 8:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 10, 2000 | 3:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 18, 2000 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2000 | 5:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 22, 2000 | 3:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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