History: The Struggle for Liberty. A Seminar with Ralph Raico
June 16, 2004 to June 20, 2004Auburn, Alabama
Ralph Raico, professor of European history at Buffalo State College and Schlarbaum laureate, is the author of a history of German liberalism, Die Partei der Freiheit, and such articles as "World War I: The Turning Point" and "Rethinking Churchill" in the The Costs of War. He will offer a series of ten formal lectures on how liberty emerged, and such dangers to it as war.
- Ludwig von Mises Liberalism (1927)
- John Denson (ed.) Costs of War
- Nathan Rosenberg and L.E. Birdzell, How the West Grew Rich
June 16, 18, 20, 4:00pm: Logic and Economics. Steven Yates
- I. The Basics of Logic
- II. Common Fallacies
- II. Logic and Economics
SCHEDULE (Central Time Zone)
Monday June 16
9:30am shuttle from Commons Dorm/AU Hotel to Mises Institute
10:00-11:30 Raico 1
noon 1:00 Joe Stromberg: "The War Power: Death of Liberty"
2:00-3:30 Raico 2
4:00-5:00 Yates: "The Basics of Logic"
Tuesday June 17
10:00-11:30 Raico 3
2:00-3:30 Raico 4
4:00-5:15 Denson: "Roosevelt's WWII Policies of Unconditional Surrender and the Morgenthau Plan"
Wednesday June 18
10:00-11:30 Raico 5
noon - 1:00 Stromberg
2:00-3:30 Raico 6
4:00-5:00 Yates: "Common Fallacies in Logic"
Thursday June 19
10:00-11:30 Raico 7
noon - 1:00 lunch
2:00-3:30 Raico 8
4:00-5:00 Cwik: "Yield Curves and Business Cycles"
Friday June 20
10:00-11:30 Raico 9
noon - 1:00 lunch
2:00-3:30 Raico 10
4:00-5:00 Yates: "Logic and Economics"
5:00 pizza party
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