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David M. Kennedy is a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian specializing in American history. He is the Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History at Stanford Universitymarker and the Director of the Bill Lane Center for the American West. Professor Kennedy's scholarship is notable for its integration of economic analysis and cultural analysis with social history and political history.

Kennedy is responsible for the recent editions of the popular history textbook The American Pageant. Earlier in his career, he won the Bancroft Prize for his Birth Control in America: The Career of Margaret Sanger (1970) and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for World War I, Over Here: The First World War and American Society (1980). He won the Pulitzer Prize for History for Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945 (1999).

Born in Seattlemarker, Kennedy received his A.B. in History from Stanford and MA and PhD from Yalemarker. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciencesmarker, and, according to the jacket copy of The American Pageant, is married and the father of two sons and a daughter.

Books

  • Birth Control in America: The Career of Margaret Sanger (1970)
  • Social Thought in America and Europe, co-editor with Paul A. Robinson (1970)
  • Progressivism: The Critical Issues, editor (1971)
  • The American People in the Depression (1973)
  • The American People in the Age of Kennedy (West Haven: Pendulum Press, 1973)
  • The American Pageant: A History of the Republic, co-author with Thomas A. Bailey and Lizabeth Cohen (original 1979), Thirteenth Edition (2006).
  • Over Here: The First World War and American Society (1980)
    • Pulitzer Prize Finalist, 1981
  • Power and Responsibility: Case Studies in American Leadership, co-editor with Michael Parrish (1986)
  • The American Spirit: United States History as Seen by Contemporaries, co-editor with Thomas A. Bailey (1983)
  • Freedom From Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945 (1999)


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