Book Discussion on The Civil War and the Two-Party System

Professor Neely discussed some of the themes of his forthcoming book The Civil War and the Two-Party System. In his talk Professor Neely… read more

Professor Neely discussed some of the themes of his forthcoming book The Civil War and the Two-Party System. In his talk Professor Neely examined how ideas about religion and patriotism influenced attitudes toward the Civil War. He noted that the Republicans of the Civil War era subscribed to a military doctrine that emphasized boldness and aggressiveness over strategic considerations. After his presentation he answered questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Harold Holzer Vice President Metropolitan Museum of Art->Communications
  • Mark E. Neely Jr. Professor Pennsylvania State University->History Department

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Book Discussion on The Civil War and the Two-Party System

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Program ID:
161297-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Dec 17, 2000
Last Aired:
May 22, 2005

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  • Dec 17, 2000 | 4:23am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 17, 2000 | 4:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2001 | 5:39am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2001 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • May 18, 2005 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2005 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2005 | 5:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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