James T. Kloppenberg

Charles Warren Professor of American History


Please visit Professor Kloppenberg’s site at http://scholar.harvard.edu/jameskloppenberg

Dissertation Committees

“Academic Populism: The People’s Revolt and Public Higher Education, 1880-1905” (Scott Gelber)

“The Conservative Turn: Lionel Trilling, Whittaker Chambers, and the Lessons of Anti-Stalinism” (Michael Kimmage)

“Postwar Liberalism and the Origins of Brown v. Board of Education” (Christopher Schmidt)

Selected Publications

  • TOWARD DEMOCRACY: THE STRUGGLE FOR SELF-RULE IN EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN THOUGHT (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016), by James Kloppenberg

  • Kloppenberg_readingObama

    Reading Obama: Dreams, Hope, and the American Political Tradition (Princeton University Press, 2010)

  • UncertainVictoryKloppenbergSized

    Uncertain Victory: Social Democracy and Progressivism in European and American Thought, 1870-1920 (Oxford University Press, 1986), by James Kloppenberg

  • Kloppenberg_Companion

    A Companion to American Thought (Blackwell, 1995), by James Kloppenberg, co-edited with Richard Wightman Fox

  • VirtuesofLiberalism

    The Virtues of Liberalism (Oxford University Press, 1998), by James Kloppenberg