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From Plato to NATO

A visit with Marvin Overby, Professor, Political Science

By Jessica Huang
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Southern Politics


“The South has been this ideological, political, and social battleground in terms of the development of American politics,” Overby observes. “And so much of that, as I argue in my southern politics class, is based on the political economy of slavery, which people don’t understand.”