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A History of Revolutionary Ideas
March 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019
What are the ideas that have most profoundly changed the world? Where did these ideas come from, how did they spread, and what has been their result? Join Brian Wilson, Co-Founder of Combat & Classics, and Dr. Ray Hughel of the O’Neil Center and SMU Cox School of Business for four weekly classes exploring the genesis of revolutionary ideas through seminal texts from six classic thinkers and contemporary scholar Dierdre McCloskey.
March 7 – American Revolution: Selections from Mill, Locke and De Tocqueville
March 14 – French Revolution: Selections from Rousseau
March 21 – Communist Revolution: Selections from The Communist Manifesto
March 28 – The Great Enrichment: Selections from Dierdre McCloskey