Tocqueville in Historical Perspective

Professor Kammen talked about the various interpretations of Tocqueville’s ideas and how they are used and misused. He examined why U.S. leaders… read more

Professor Kammen talked about the various interpretations of Tocqueville’s ideas and how they are used and misused. He examined why U.S. leaders have consistently reacted very positively to Tocqueville’s observations during his trip through the United States. After his lecture, he took questions from the audience. close

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Tocqueville in Historical Perspective

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Program ID:
94609-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 16, 1998 | 9:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Feb 17, 1998 | 12:16am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Feb 16, 1998 | 9:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 17, 1998 | 12:16am EST | C-SPAN 1
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