Book Discussion on What Price Fame?

Mr. Cowen talked about his book What Price Fame?, published by Harvard University Press. The book examines how fame is produced,… read more

Mr. Cowen talked about his book What Price Fame?, published by Harvard University Press. The book examines how fame is produced, outlines the principles that govern who becomes famous and why, and discusses whether fame-seeking behavior harmonizes individual and social interests or degrades culture. Mr. Pinkerton added his comments on the subject. They then responded to audience questions. close

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  • Boaz, David Executive Vice President Cato Institute
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Book Discussion on What Price Fame?

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 29, 2000
Last Aired:
Dec 2, 2000

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  • Jul 29, 2000 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 30, 2000 | 4:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2000 | 6:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 02, 2000 | 9:35am EST | C-SPAN 2
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