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Showcasing the latest achievements, accolades, research, events and stories from the Department of History in the College of Liberal Arts at Temple University.

Dissent in America Teach-ins

Teaching History Sixties Style at Temple University

Ralph Young, March 2010 Students Use Teach-ins to Make Sense of the Post 9/11 World In September 2002 I began teaching at Temple University a new history course—Dissent in America—that I had developed. My thesis was that dissent is central to American history, that the nation, indeed, was founded on dissent. In the 17th century,…
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Dissent in America Teach-ins

Veteran earns dissenters' respect at 'teach-in'

Tuesday, October 19, 2004 Posted: 10:57 AM EDT (1457 GMT) MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (AP) — Late on a Friday afternoon, as other college students get an early start to their weekend, about 100 students gather in a ninth-floor classroom at Temple University to hear a young Marine officer discuss his time in…
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