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Anne Klejment

Professor
Degree
B.A. Nazareth College (Rochester)
M.A. State University of New York (Binghamton)
Ph.D. State University of New York (Binghamton)
Office
JRC 418
Phone
(651) 962-5737
Mail
University of St. Thomas
Department of History
Mail 4188
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Dr. Anne Klejment specializes in the history of American Catholicism, African Americans, American Women, the Vietnam War.

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
HIST 116 - 02 Afr Amer Hist Glob Persp M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 MHC 208
CRN: 42422 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment An introductory social history survey of African-American experience in global perspective. This course will cover developments from the beginnings of the trans-Atlantic slave trade through the present. Topics include: West African cultures; origins of the international slave trade; African American life in the colonies and during the Revolution; development of slavery in global comparative perspective; resistance to slavery; and the role of African Americans in the Civil War and Reconstruction eras; Jim Crow culture; African American culture; migration; black nationalism and independent Africa; the freedom movements of the North and South; and African American popular culture. This course fulfills the general education requirement in historical studies.

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HIST 116 - P1 Afr Amer Hist Glob Persp M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 MHC 208
CRN: 42421 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment An introductory social history survey of African-American experience in global perspective. This course will cover developments from the beginnings of the trans-Atlantic slave trade through the present. Topics include: West African cultures; origins of the international slave trade; African American life in the colonies and during the Revolution; development of slavery in global comparative perspective; resistance to slavery; and the role of African Americans in the Civil War and Reconstruction eras; Jim Crow culture; African American culture; migration; black nationalism and independent Africa; the freedom movements of the North and South; and African American popular culture. This course fulfills the general education requirement in historical studies.

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HIST 372 - 01 Vietnam & United States M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 SCB 206
CRN: 42423 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment The causes, events, personalities and consequences of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Background on Vietnamese culture, nationalism, colonial status, wartime occupation, social revolution, and civil war. Role of cold war culture and politics, the media, public opinion, and military strategy in defining the U.S. commitment in Southeast Asia. Analyzes the strategies of opponents of the war and the aftermath of the war in the U.S. and Vietnam. This course fulfills the Human Diversity requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: One 100-level history course

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
HIST 114 - 01 Mod Us/Global Perspective - T W R F - - 0900 - 1200 MHC 208
CRN: 10170 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment Social, political, cultural, and economic history of the peoples of the United States from the Reconstruction period following the Civil War to the present. Special emphasis is given to the relation of racial minorities, ethnic groups, and immigrants to the dominant culture, and to the changing role of the U.S. within its larger global context. Major themes include: Reconstruction, domestic and overseas expansion, industrialization, racism and nativism, world wars, cold war, movements of liberation and reform, and other contemporary issues. This course fulfills the Historical Studies requirement in the core curriculum.

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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
HIST 366 - 01 Hist-American Catholic Church - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 MHC 208
CRN: 22155 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment Analysis of the American Catholic church from the mission era through the post Vatican II period, with emphasis on the diverse populations who have comprised the American Catholic church throughout its history. The focus of the course examines the changing relationship between Catholics, their church, and American society. Topics analyzed include anti-Catholicism and nativism; slavery and other forms of racial and ethnic injustice; economic justice and peace; ethnic and gendered spiritualities; the nature of the pre-Vatican II and post-Vatican II Catholic church. Extensive use of sources generated by minority American Catholics emphasize the rich thought and religious experiences of Catholics from diverse backgrounds. This course fulfills the Human Diversity requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: One 100-level history course

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HIST 366 - 02 Hist-American Catholic Church M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 MHC 208
CRN: 22899 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Anne Klejment Analysis of the American Catholic church from the mission era through the post Vatican II period, with emphasis on the diverse populations who have comprised the American Catholic church throughout its history. The focus of the course examines the changing relationship between Catholics, their church, and American society. Topics analyzed include anti-Catholicism and nativism; slavery and other forms of racial and ethnic injustice; economic justice and peace; ethnic and gendered spiritualities; the nature of the pre-Vatican II and post-Vatican II Catholic church. Extensive use of sources generated by minority American Catholics emphasize the rich thought and religious experiences of Catholics from diverse backgrounds. This course fulfills the Human Diversity requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: One 100-level history course

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