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Kalvoda, Josef, 1923-1999

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1923 - 1999

Biography

Josef Kalvoda served as professor of history and political science at St. Joseph College, West Hartford, Connecticut, columnist, advisor of federal ministry of education in the U.S., and president of Christian-democrat movement in exile. He obtained American citizenship in 1956 and a bachelor's degree in political science and history from Hunter College of the City University of New York. He graduated with an M. A. and later Ph.D. in political science from Columbia University of New York.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Josef Kalvoda, Czech Heritage Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0271
Scope and Contents The collection consists of several papers, essays, reviews, and articles by Josef Kalvoda. Includes essays on Czech and Slovak prisoners of war in Russia, T.G. Masaryk in America in 1918, Karol Wojtyla, Marxism and the Marxist-Leninists, a Czech view on Czechoslovak-Polish confederation, the rise and fall of Alexander Dubcek, a review of the book East European Integration and East-West Trade, articles from Denni hlasatel by Kalvoda (1982), an article from Nase hlasy about Edward Benes...
Dates: 1979-1984