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  • 40:56 24. Creating A Nation

    24. Creating A Nation

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses the national debate over the proposed Constitution, arguing that in many ways, when Americans ...

  • 44:21 22. The Road To A Constitutional Convention

    22. The Road To A Constitutional Convention

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses how the new nation moved towards creating a stronger, more centralized nation...

  • 47:05 21. A Union Without Power

    21. A Union Without Power

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses the Articles of Confederation. Although they seem hopelessly weak in the long...

  • 01:25 A Celebration For Constitution Day 2012

    A Celebration For Constitution Day 2012

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    This video celebrates Constitution Day 2012, marking the 225th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. In the vid...

  • 49:01 13. Organizing A War

    13. Organizing A War

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses four difficulties that the Continental Congress faced in organizing the colon...

  • 43:26 20. Confederation

    20. Confederation

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) This lecture discusses the ongoing political experimentation involved in creating new constitutions for the new American s...

  • 48:59 14. Heroes And Villains

    14. Heroes And Villains

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses Benedict Arnold as a case study of the ways in which ideas about regionalism,...

  • 41:56 11. Independence

    11. Independence

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses the Declaration of Independence and sets the document in its historical conte...

  • 43:30 12. Civil War

    12. Civil War

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman concludes the discussion of the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration was widely circulated and r...

  • 44:40 16. The Importance Of George Washington

    16. The Importance Of George Washington

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) This lecture focuses on George Washington and the combined qualities that made him a key figure in Revolutionary America, ...

  • 43:20 19. War And Society

    19. War And Society

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses the experiences of African Americans, women, and Native Americans during the ...

  • 47:45 8. The Logic Of Resistance

    8. The Logic Of Resistance

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman lays out the logic of American resistance to British imperial policy during the 1770s. Prime Minister Lo...

  • 43:09 10. Common Sense

    10. Common Sense

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) This lecture focuses on the best-selling pamphlet of the American Revolution: Thomas Paine's Common Sense, discussing Pain...

  • 43:00 15. Citizens And Choices: Experiencing The Revolution In New Haven

    15. Citizens And Choices: Experiencing The Revolution In New Haven

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) To show how Americans experienced the war and made difficult choices, Professor Freeman offers a spur-of-the-moment lectur...

  • 40:15 3. Being A British American

    3. Being A British American

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses the differences between society in the American colonies and society in Britain in the eightee...

  • 46:44 6. Resistance Or Rebellion? (Or, What The Heck Is Happening In Boston?)

    6. Resistance Or Rebellion? (Or, What The Heck Is Happening In Boston?)

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses the mounting tensions between the colonists and the British in the late 1760s and early 1770s....

  • 46:14 18. Fighting The Revolution: The Big Picture

    18. Fighting The Revolution: The Big Picture

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Today's lecture concludes Professor Freeman's discussion of the four phases of the Revolutionary War. America's victory at...

  • 46:50 17. The Logic Of A Campaign (or, How In The World Did We Win?)

    17. The Logic Of A Campaign (or, How In The World Did We Win?)

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) In this lecture, Professor Freeman explains the logic behind American and British military strategy during the early phase...

  • 41:19 25. Being An American: The Legacy Of The Revolution

    25. Being An American: The Legacy Of The Revolution

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses when we can consider a revolution to have ended, arguing that a revolution is finally complete...

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses colonial attempts to unite before the 1760s and the ways in which regional distrust and locali...

  • 45:51 9. Who Were The Loyalists?

    9. Who Were The Loyalists?

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) The lecture first concludes the discussion of the First Continental Congress, which met in 1774. Ultimately, although its ...

  • 46:05 7. Being A Revolutionary

    7. Being A Revolutionary

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman continues her discussion of the Boston Massacre and how it represented a growing sense of alienation bet...

  • 46:00 23. Creating A Constitution

    23. Creating A Constitution

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman discusses the national debate over the proposed Constitution, arguing that in many ways, when Americans ...

  • 40:23 1. Introduction: Freeman's Top Five Tips For Studying The Revolution

    1. Introduction: Freeman's Top Five Tips For Studying The Revolution

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    The American Revolution (HIST 116) Professor Freeman offers an introduction to the course, summarizing the readings and discussing the course's main goals. S...

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