Book Discussion on A Nation of Victims

Mr. Sykes discussed the ideas behind his book, A Nation of Victims: The Decay of the American Character published by… read more

Mr. Sykes discussed the ideas behind his book, A Nation of Victims: The Decay of the American Character published by St. Martin’s Press. He stated the main concept of his book involves the increasing decline of personal responsibility and the use of alibis and blame for personal advancement in American society. He also discussed his research for the book, and the implications of his main premise concerning “victim groups.” close

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Book Discussion on A Nation of Victims

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35197-1
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Booknotes
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 29, 1992
Last Aired:
Jul 18, 2004

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  • Nov 29, 1992 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 29, 1992 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 1992 | 3:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 1992 | 6:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 1992 | 11:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jul 17, 2004 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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