Book Discussion on The Future of American Democracy

Participants talked about the future of American political and social institutions. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of… read more

Participants talked about the future of American political and social institutions. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of populist movements, initiatives and referenda, and the role of representative government. They also talked about the California gubernatorial recall election to be held in October. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.

Former Representative Browder is now a professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in California and at Jacksonville State University (Alabama). He is the author of The Future of American Democracy: A Former Congressman’s Unconventional Analysis. Former Senator Gravel is now with the National Initiative for Democracy. close

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

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  • Larry Berman Professor University of California, Davis->Political Science
  • Glen Browder U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Alabama
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Book Discussion on The Future of American Democracy

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Program ID:
177869-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 2003
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 2003

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  • Aug 21, 2003 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 2003 | 3:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 2003 | 9:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 2003 | 12:29am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 2003 | 3:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 2003 | 4:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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