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First Broadcast in May, 1956, The Open Mind is still produced weekly by Richard D. Heffner, host, historian, and University Professor of Communications and Public Policy at Rutgers University. These dialogues with some of the most creative thinkers of the last half-century are a primary resource available to students, teachers, researchers, archivists, librarians, historians, journalists and all who are interested in history, biography, media, communications, news, and public affairs.



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Guest: Friedman, Steve Theme: The Press
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Guest: Gaylin, Willard (Contemporary Mores) Theme: Psychiatry Date: 1986-09-13
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Guest: Fromme, Allan Theme: Psychology
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Guest: Abrams, Floyd Theme: Free Speech
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Guest: Wicker, Tom Theme: War Date: 1984-02-18
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Guest: Strossen, Nadine Theme: Business
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Guest: Steinem, Gloria Theme: Feminism
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Guest: Gabler, Neal
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Guest: Shenkman, Rick
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Guest: Burns, James MacGregor (American Political Leadership) Theme: Politics Date: 1999-11-04
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Open Mind episode 1086: Ethics and the Movies, Part II with Journalist, Filmmaker, Educator Dale Pollock Transcript available as: memory stick, online document, or paper document
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Guest: Quindlen, Anna Theme: Biography
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Guest: Pilpel, Harriet (Divorce, Free Speech) Theme: Free Speech Date: 1984-05-09
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Guest: Pilpel, Harriet (Divorce, Free Speech) Theme: Free Speech Date: 1983-02-04
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Guest: Skinner, B.F.with Frankel, Charles and Kennedy, Eugene Theme: Psychology Date: 1974-07-14
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Guest: Wallach, Eli Theme: Arts/Culture
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Guest: Thomas, Lewis Theme: Science
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Guest: Brown, Lee Theme: Crime
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Guest: Gyllenhammer, Pehr Theme: Business Date: 1986-11-16
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Guest: Hacker, Andrew Theme: Race
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Open Mind episode 637: Michael Harrington: The Long Distance Runner with Author Michael Harrington, specialist in Social Change
Topic: Biography
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Guest: Fromme, Allan Theme: American Experience
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Guest: Wiesel, Elie Theme: Ethics
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Guest: Wiesel, Elie (Holocaust Studies) Theme: Public Affairs Date: 1998-11-17
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Guest: Tanenhaus, Sam
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Guest: Gardner, Howard
Topic: Howard Gardner
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Guests: Jaffe, Marc with Mitgang, Herbert Theme: Books
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Guest: Kramer, Peter D. (Psychopharmacology) Theme: Mental Health Date: 1993-07-07
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Guest: Michels, Robert (Psychiatry) Theme: The Law Date: 1982-06-04
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Guest: Bork, Robert H. Theme: Biography Date: 1988-11-20
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Guest: Grunwald, Henry
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Guest: Davis, Karen Theme: Health
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Guest: Miller, Judith Theme: History
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Guest: Lasch, Christopher Theme: American Experience
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Guest: Dershowitz, Alan Theme: Biography
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Guest: Bolz, Frank Theme: Terrorism
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Guest: Boccardi, Lou
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Guest: Brownmiller, Susan (Feminism) Theme: Feminism Date: 1985-06-08
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Guest: Helms, Richard Theme: Foreign Affairs
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Guest: Denby, David Theme: Books
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Guest: Lewis, Flora Theme: A View From Abroad
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Guest: Michels, Robert Theme: Philanthropy
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Guest: Kline, Nathan Theme: Medicine
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Guest: Coffin, William Sloane (Peacenik) Theme: Biography Date: 1986-07-19
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Guest: Garment, Suzanne (Washington DC Politics) Theme: Biography Date: 1986-09-20
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Guest: Gaylin, Willard (Contemporary Mores) Theme: Terrorism Date: 1985-01-05
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Guest: MacKinnon, Catharine (Feminism) Theme: Violence Date: 1986-10-26
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Guest: Hooks, Benjamin Theme: Civil Rights
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Guest: Peck, M. Scott Theme: Psychology Date: 1983-12-21
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Guest: Rooney, Andy Theme: Biography
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Guest: Gardner, Howard
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Guest: Aber, Dr. Lawrence
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Guest: Bauerlein, Mark
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Guest: Wiesel, Elie Theme: History
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Guest: Wiesel, Elie Theme: Holocaust Studies
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Guest: Pittman, Robert Theme: Media
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Guest: Buckley, William Theme: The Law
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Guest: Royster, Vermont C. Theme: History
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Guest: Allen, Steve (Comedy) Theme: Entertainment Date: 1987-04-04
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Guest: Rosenfeld, Harry M. Theme: Public Affairs
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Open Mind episode 1114: A Modern Medical Metaphor: Rehabilitation, Restoration, and Reality with Physician Kristjan Ragnarsson, specialist in Rehabilitation Transcript available as: memory stick, online document, or paper document
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Guest: Weisberg, Joseph
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Guest: Grunwald, Henry Theme: Foreign Affairs
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Guest: Dennis, Everette E. Theme: Media
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Open Mind episode 1564: The Magic of Dialogue with Opinion Researcher Daniel Yankelovich
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Guest: Haide, Ma Theme: Foreign Affairs
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Guest: McGuire, Robert Theme: American Experience Date: 1982-01-16
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Guest: Postman, Neil (Communications) Theme: Media Date: 1986-01-18
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Guest: Newman, Robert G. Theme: Medicine
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Guest: Price, Hugh Theme: Civil Rights
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Guest: Sterling, Claire Theme: Our Thieves' World
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Guest: Roosevelt, James; Farley, James A.; Wallace,Henry A.; Corcoran, Thomas G. (The Cork);Lindley, Ernest Theme: Current Events
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Guest: Bellow, Adam
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Guest: Zauderer, Mark
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Guest: Korn, Lester Theme: Business
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