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Dept. of History, Philosophy, Religion, & Legal Studies
Dr. Scott Davison, Department Chair
Rhonda Crisp,
Academic Departmental Specialist
354 Rader Hall
Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: 606-783-2655
Fax: 606-783-5096
E-mail: hprl@moreheadstate.edu

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John Hennen 2011

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Hennen, John, Associate Professor of History
Degrees, Licensures and Certifications: Ph.D., History, West Virginia University, 1993; M.A., History, Marshall University, 1987; B.A., History, West Virginia University, 1975
Research Interests:

Labor Relations/labor History of Appalachia, 1900-present
Union Organization Among Appalachian Health-care Workers
Company Unionism in the 1930s
Oral History 

Courses 
Early U. S. survey (HIS 220)
American Studies (HIS 202)
Practicing History (History 250) 
U.S. in the Industrial Era (HIS 305)
Appalachian History (HIS 322)
Kentucky History (HIS 323)
Latin American History (HIS 379)
Labor History and the Civil Rights Movement (HIS 399) 

Service Activities
Kentucky Association of Teachers of History
Advisor, Students for Progressive Democracy

Organizations
Appalachian Studies Association,Southern Historical Association
United Association of Labor Educators
Kentucky Association of Teachers of History 

Selected Publications  

The Americanization of West Virginia: Creating a Modern Industrial State, 1916-1925. University Press of Kentucky, 1996.

Co-editor, with Ronald L. Lewis: Labor section, Encyclopedia of Appalachia (forthcoming); West Virginia: Historical Essays in the Literature (1993); and West Virginia: Documents in the History of a Rural-Industrial State (1991 and 1996)

Contact Info:
305 Rader Hall
Morehead, KY40351
j.hennen@moreheadstate.edu
Phone: 606.783.2767
Crystal Dawn Love
 “I couldn't have chosen a better field of undergrad study to prepare for law school. . . . Philosophy is always in the background (and often the focus) of our discussions. I feel much more comfortable with this material than do many of my colleagues who studied business, English or political science, though their degrees come from Princeton, Cornell, Stanford and the like.”

--Crystal Dawn Love, law student, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

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