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Anne Klejment

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

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
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HIST 116 - PW2 Afr Amer Hist Glob Persp M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 MHC 208
CRN: 41354 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 and its challengers; migration; changes during the depression and WWII; black nationalism and independent Africa; the freedom movements of the North and South; and the post civil rights era. This course fulfills the Historical Studies requirement in the core curriculum.

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
HIST 366 - W01 Hist-American Catholic Church - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 MHC 203
CRN: 21117 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 American Catholics of color 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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