Tocqueville, Religion and Civil Society

Leading scholars discussed the impact of Tocqueville’s writings on religion and society during the 1830s and the roles religion and… read more

Leading scholars discussed the impact of Tocqueville’s writings on religion and society during the 1830s and the roles religion and other issues play in modern America. Dr. Thiemann moderated the panel’s discussion on many issues along the lines of Tocqueville’s works. Following the discussion, the panelists took questions from the audience. close

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

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  • Diana Eck Professor Harvard University->Divinity School
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Tocqueville, Religion and Civil Society

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Program ID:
94087-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 1997
Last Aired:
Oct 16, 2007

Airing Details

  • Dec 16, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 17, 1997 | 1:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 20, 1997 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 16, 2007 | 11:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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