Book Discussion on American Homicide

Randolph Roth talked about his book, American Homicide. He charted the changes in the types and rate of homicide in America through the… read more

Randolph Roth talked about his book, American Homicide. He charted the changes in the types and rate of homicide in America through the centuries. He talked about the correlation with social factors such as the level of trust people had in their government. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbus, Ohio, on July 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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Book Discussion on American Homicide

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Location:
Columbus, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Sep 1, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 18, 2013

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  • Sep 01, 2012 | 12:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2012 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2012 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2012 | 3:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2012 | 9:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2012 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2013 | 7:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 12:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2013 | 10:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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