James T. Kloppenberg

Harvard University


James T. Kloppenberg is Charles Warren Professor of American History at Harvard University.

Kloppenberg has been a professor at Harvard since 1999. Previously, he taught at Brandeis University, serving as assistant professor, associate professor, and professor from 1980 to 1999.

Featured Work

Detail from book cover of "Toward Democracy"

APR 12, 2017 Podcast

Toward Democracy: The Struggle for Self-Rule in European and American Thought

"Democracy begins in bloodshed and it comes to life only through conflict," says Harvard's James T. Kloppenberg in this masterful talk. How have the French ...