Early Cold War U.S. Politics and Economics

George Mason University Professor Sam Lebovic taught a class about U.S. politics and economics of the early Cold War period of the late-1940s and… read more

George Mason University Professor Sam Lebovic taught a class about U.S. politics and economics of the early Cold War period of the late-1940s and 1950s. He argued that with extreme ideologies such as fascism and communism completely discredited or out of favor, a consensus formed in the U.S. around centrist political views to the point where the political parties were barely distinguishable. On the economic front, a belief in a “mixed economy” ruled, meaning a broad acceptance of some government involvement in the market. close

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469879-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 09, 2020 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 30, 2020 | 3:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 09, 2020 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 10, 2020 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 10, 2020 | 5:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 17, 2020 | 12:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 9:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2020 | 3:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3