TITLE

History profs just want to get called

AUTHOR(S)
Clayton, Mark
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 51, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains that historians have been in demand recently by the United States media. Impact of the impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton; Views of historian Robert Dallek, Boston University, Massachusetts; Concern about the effects of the media on historians' profession; Historians' role in public discourse; Growing public interest in history; Value of the news media to colleges where historians teach; Reluctance of some to talk.
ACCESSION #
1516089

 

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