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History: The Struggle for Liberty. A Seminar with Ralph Raico

History the Struggle for Liberty 2003

June 16, 2004 to June 20, 2004
Auburn, Alabama

Tags War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

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. 

Suggested Readings:

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" 

1:00-2:00 lunch

2:00-3:30 Raico 2

4:00-5:00 Yates: "The Basics of Logic"

7:00: Movie

Tuesday June 17

10:00-11:30 Raico 3

noon-1:00 lunch

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

1:00-2:00 lunch

2:00-3:30 Raico 6

4:00-5:00 Yates: "Common Fallacies in Logic" 

7:00: Movie

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

7:00: Movie


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