American Lunacies

Several authors discussed American beliefs on unexplained phenomena, the validity of these ideas, and what they say about contemporary… read more

Several authors discussed American beliefs on unexplained phenomena, the validity of these

ideas, and what they say about contemporary social and political culture. Mr. Heard wrote Apocalypse Pretty Soon. Mr. Achenbach

wrote Captured by Aliens. Mr. Shermer wrote Why People Believe Weird Things. Ms.

Dean wrote Aliens in America. close

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  • Jodi Dean Associate Professor Hobart and William Smith Colleges->Political Science Department
  • Alex Heard Executive Editor WIRED Magazine
  • Michael Shermer Executive Director Skeptics Society
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American Lunacies

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Program ID:
156557-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 07, 2000 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 26, 2000 | 5:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 07, 2000 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 2000 | 5:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2000 | 5:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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