A Nation Among Nations: America's Place in World History

Thomas Bender talked about his book, A Nation Among Nations: America’s Place in World History, published by Hill and Wang. He criticized Americans for… read more

A Nation Among Nations: America's Place in World History Thomas Bender talked about his book, A Nation Among Nations: America’s Place in World History, published by Hill and Wang. He criticized Americans for ignoring the historical contributions of other countries and described how America’s concept of its ‘exceptionalism’ has shaped its interpretation of history. He also explored historical parallels between America and other nations around the world. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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A Nation Among Nations: America's Place in World History

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Program ID:
192710-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 02, 2006 | 1:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2006 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Sep 02, 2006 | 1:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2006 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2006 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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