The Conservative Ascendency

Donald Critchlow talked about his book The Conservative Ascendancy: How the GOP Right Made Political History (Harvard University Press: Nov 30,… read more

Donald Critchlow talked about his book The Conservative Ascendancy: How the GOP Right Made Political History (Harvard University Press: Nov 30, 2007). In his book Professor Critchlow chronicled the history of the modern Right over the last sixty years and described how each time they faced defeat they rebounded stronger than before. He also talked about the leadership tensions within the Republican Party, the legacy of President Ronald Reagan, his new book with Nancy MacLean, Debating the American Conservative Movement: 1945 to the Present (Rowman and Littlefield Publishers; March 30, 2009), and a previous book, Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism: A Woman’s Crusade (Princeton University Press; August 22, 2005). He was interviewed at the 2009 annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians at the Washington Convention Center in Seattle. close

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The Conservative Ascendency

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Program ID:
285081-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Apr 26, 2009 | 3:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2009 | 1:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 26, 2009 | 3:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 26, 2009 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 21, 2009 | 3:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 18, 2009 | 11:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 25, 2009 | 10:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 16, 2009 | 1:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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