American Revolution and the Arab Spring

Gordon Wood talked about lessons that might be drawn from the American Revolution by leaders of the Arab Spring. In 2013, Mr. Wood gave a… read more

Gordon Wood talked about lessons that might be drawn from the American Revolution by leaders of the Arab Spring. In 2013, Mr. Wood gave a talk to 30 Egyptian leaders about the American Revolution and the 1787 Constitutional Convention. At a time when the Egyptian experience was still unfolding, Mr. Wood described the serious challenges facing the leaders of the American Revolution, and how they devised a constitutional structure that eventually led to stable government. close

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  • John P. Kaminski Director University of Wisconsin-Madison->Center for the Study of the American Constitution
  • Gordon S. Wood Professor Emeritus Brown University->History Department

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American Revolution and the Arab Spring

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Program ID:
416752-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 2016 | 6:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 2017 | 9:54am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 13, 2016 | 6:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2016 | 10:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2016 | 11:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 28, 2017 | 2:49pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 29, 2017 | 9:54am EST | C-SPAN 3
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