Book Discussion on The Heart of Power

Brown University Political Science Professor James Morone talked about his book, co-authored with David Blumenthal, The Heart of Power:… read more

Brown University Political Science Professor James Morone talked about his book, co-authored with David Blumenthal, The Heart of Power: Health and Politics in the Oval Office (from Roosevelt to Bush), in which they explore how modern presidents have wrestled with their own mortality, and how they have taken this most human experience to heart as they faced the difficult politics of health care.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Providence, Rhode Island to feature the history and literary life of the community.*Working with the Cox Communications 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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Book Discussion on The Heart of Power

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Interview
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Interview
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Providence, Rhode Island, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2013

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  • Jan 05, 2013 | 1:18pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 3:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 10:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 6:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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