Book Discussion on Conspiracy

Mr. Pipes talked about his new book, Conspiracy: How the Paranoid Style Flourishes and Where it Comes From, published by the Free… read more

Mr. Pipes talked about his new book, Conspiracy: How the Paranoid Style Flourishes and Where it Comes From, published by the Free Press. The book traces conspiracy theories and how those theories have been used as tools of mass manipulation in the West and have become commonplace in the Third World and among powerless groups. Mr. Pipes discussed the origins and nature of these theories and what makes people believe in them. close

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Book Discussion on Conspiracy

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97109-1
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Booknotes
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Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 25, 1998
Last Aired:
Jun 2, 2007

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  • Jan 25, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 1998 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 26, 1998 | 5:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • May 25, 1998 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 02, 2007 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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