Book Discussion on Making Patriots

Professor Berns talked about his book, Making Patriots, published by University of Chicago Press. The book analyzed the meaning and… read more

Professor Berns talked about his book, Making Patriots, published by University of Chicago Press. The book analyzed the meaning and paradox of the word “patriotism,” contrasting the American ideal with the concepts held by the ancient Greeks and philosophers Jean Jacques Rousseau and John Locke. 

Professor Berns is a professor emeritus at Georgetown University. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Making Patriots

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 19, 2001
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2001

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  • Aug 19, 2001 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 19, 2001 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 20, 2001 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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