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The French and American Revolutions and Modern Democracy

David Bell, Princeton University

Date & Time

Apr. 26, 2010
4:00pm – 5:30pm ET


Princeton University Professor David Bell will discuss the The French and American Revolutions and modern democracy.

David Bell is a professor of history at Princeton University and is considered one of the nation's top experts on French history. Bell focuses in particular on the French Revolution, on early modern France and on the relationship between early modern Europe and the world.

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Christian Ostermann

Christian F. Ostermann

Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project;
Woodrow Wilson Center
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History and Public Policy Program

The History and Public Policy Program makes public the primary source record of 20th and 21st century international history from repositories around the world, facilitates scholarship based on those records, and uses these materials to provide context for classroom, public, and policy debates on global affairs.  Read more

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