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Paul Gottfried

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Paul Gottfried is an American political philosopher and intellectual historian, and former Horace Raffensperger Professor of Humanities at Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania.

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Fascism: The Career of a Concept

U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Paul Gottfried discusses his recent book, Fascism: The Career of a Concept.
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War and Democracy

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Gottfried covers a variety of topics, both historical and contemporary, ranging from Oswald Spengler and the Frankfurt School to the destruction of classical liberalism, the dumbing down of higher education and the increasing dominance of administration in democratic governments.
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Liberal Internationalism: From the Founding of the Council on Foreign Relations to the Neoconservative Ascendancy

World HistoryAustrian Economics Overview

From the session on "The Changing and Permanent War Parties," presented at the Austrian Economics Research Conference. Recorded 23 March 2013 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama.
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Fascism, Anti-Fascism, and the Welfare State

Big GovernmentOther Schools of Thought

Recorded at the Mises Institute, 7–8 October 2005. [28:30]
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The Therapeutic Welfare State

Big GovernmentAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

Sponsored by the Mises Institute and held in Atlanta, Georgia; 26-27 September 1997. [27:21]
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