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  • Human Rights Law
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    Human Rights

    An international panel discussed human rights law, how human rights are enforced in different countries, and how the rule of law itself becomes part of a culture over time. They also discussed the contributions of…

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  • 2012 National Book Critics Circle Awards
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    2012 National Book Critics Circle Awards

    Book TV presents the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Awards from The New School in New YorkCity. The awards are presented annually by the nation’s critics in six categories, non-fiction,…

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  • Panel Discussion on the Global Economy
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    Panel Discussion on the Global Economy

    Robert Silvers moderated a panel discussion on the current global economic crisis. Topics included the problems with the euro such as the economy of Greece, the recession in the U.S., the future strength of…

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  • 2006 National Book Awards Ceremony
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    2006 National Book Awards Ceremony

    The National Book Foundation presented the 57th Annual National Book Awards for best book in each of the categories of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and young people’s literature. Fran Lebowitz…

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