Why Wilson Matters

Professor Tony Smith talked about his book Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal Internationalism and Its Crisis Today, in which he offers his thoughts on… read more

Why Wilson Matters Professor Tony Smith talked about his book Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal Internationalism and Its Crisis Today, in which he offers his thoughts on the impact of President Woodrow Wilson on American foreign policy from the 1940s to today. In his book, the author argues that Wilson’s liberal internationalism has been hijacked by today’s “neo-Wilsonianism” that is marked by America’s entry into Iraq and subsequent foreign policy. close

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  • Jeffrey A. Engel Director Southern Methodist University->Center for Presidential History
  • Tony Smith Professor Tufts University->Political Science

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Program ID:
426727-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jun 18, 2017 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2017 | 6:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 18, 2017 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 19, 2017 | 6:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 30, 2017 | 8:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2017 | 8:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2017 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2017 | 6:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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