President Truman and Societal Effects of National Security

Panelists talked about President Truman’s national security initiatives and their long-term impact on society. Topics included… read more

Panelists talked about President Truman’s national security initiatives and their long-term impact on society. Topics included defense projects that funded educational programs in the fields of science and technology, the continued growth of the military, and the establishment of homeland protection measures that continue to this day.

“The Long Societal Reach of the National Security Establishment” was a panel of the 11th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium, held at the Marriott Key West Beachside Hotel. close

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

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  • Mark R. Jacobson Senior Fellow German Marshall Fund of the United States->Foreign and Security Policy
  • Aaron B. O'Connell Associate Professor U.S. Naval Academy->History Department
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President Truman and Societal Effects of National Security

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312688-101
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Key West, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Aug 11, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 11, 2013 | 8:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2013 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2013 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2013 | 10:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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