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December 17, 2017

The Common Law between England and America
Roger Scruton - 04/29/11

“What I want to do . . . is talk about the relevance of England—the idea of England and also the reality of it—to your situation here in America.” So begins British author Roger Scruton in this engaging lecture focusing on England’s essence, which includes the common-law tradition. As he discusses, this tradition holds great importance for the American experience.

Click here to listen to Scruton’s lecture.

To learn more about the Western traditions that inspired the American Founding, visit the ISI short course on Western Civilization.

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