Dr. Klehr's Career and Publications
Dr. Klehr is an Professor of Politics and History Emeritus at Emory University. His academic career spans five decades and he received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1971. This will mark the eighth time he has taught a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar For School Teachers since 1991. He is the winner of numerous grants and awards including the Emory Williams Distinguished Teaching Award for Emory College (1983), Emory University Scholar-Teacher of the Year (1995), Emory University Thomas Jefferson Award (1999) and Emory University Distinguished Faculty Lecturer (2012).
Video: Harvey Klehr on McCarthy and American Communism
Video: Clip from Secrets Lies & Atomic Spies - PBS America
The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America
Co-authored by John Earl Haynes, Harvey Klehr, and Alexander Vassiliev, Yale University Press, 2009.
|The Communist Experience in America:
A Political and Social History
Harvey Klehr, Transaction Press, 2010.
|Early Cold War Spies:
The Espionage Trials That Shaped American Politics
Co-authored by John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, Cambridge University Press, 2006.
|Communism, Espionage and the Cold War:
A Curriculum Unit of Study for Grades 9-12
Co-authored by Robert Gabrick and Harvey Klehr, National Center for History in the Schools: UCLA, 2004.
Historians, Communism and Espionage
Co-authored by John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, Encounter Books, 2003.
Decoding Soviet Espionage in America
Co-authored by John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, Yale University Press, 1999.
|The Soviet World of American Communism
Co-authored by Harvey Klehr, John Earl Haynes, and Kyrill M. Anderson, Yale University Press, 1998.
|The Amerasia Spy Case:
Prelude to McCarthyism
Co-authored by Harvey Klehr and Ronald Radosh, University of North Carolina Press, 1996.
|The Secret World of American Communism
Co-authored by Harvey Klehr, John Earl Haynes and Freidrikh Igorevich Firsov, Yale University Press, 1995.
|The American Communist Movement:
Storming Heaven Itself
Co-authored by John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, Twayne Publishers, 1992.
|Far Left of Center:
The American Radical Left Today
Harvey Klehr, Transaction Books, 1988.
|The Heyday of American Communism:
The Depression Decade
Harvey Klehr, Basic Books, 1984.
The Social Background of the American Communist Party Elite
Harvey Klehr, Hoover Institution Press, 1978.