History profs just want to get called

Clayton, Mark
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 51, p19
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.


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