Exploring the Contributions of Walter Capps to the Study of Religion: Vietnam War; Congress

8/11/2008; 82 minutes

As a professor of religious studies at the UC Santa Barbara for more than three decades, Walter Capps influenced thousands of students. Many went on to careers in teaching and research and carried his legacy into their own work. Richard Hecht, Professor of Religious Studies, UC Santa Barbara, addresses the impact of the Vietnam War, and Edward Linenthal, Professor of History, Indiana University and editor of the Journal of American History, speaks about Capps and Congress. (#14968)

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