U.S. Defeat of Japan in World War II

John David Lewis is a professor of philosophy and politics at Duke University, specializing in military history and foreign policy. In… read more

John David Lewis is a professor of philosophy and politics at Duke University, specializing in military history and foreign policy. In his book Nothing Less than Victory he argues that an aggressive military offense can win wars and establish lasting peace. He teaches a course on “realism” in international relations, focusing on the American defeat of Japan in 1945 during this lecture. close

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U.S. Defeat of Japan in World War II

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Durham, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jun 18, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 19, 2011

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  • Jun 18, 2011 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 19, 2011 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 19, 2011 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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