Herbert S. Klein

Herbert S. Klein

Herbert S. Klein

Obtained his BA in 1957 and his PhD in 1963, at the University of Chicago, were he was also a professor. He is the Gouverneur Morris Professor Emeritus of Columbia University, and was also Professor of History and Director of the Center for Latin American Studies at Stanford University. Currently he is a research fellow and curator of the Latin American Collection of the Hoover Archives of Stanford University. He is the author or co-author of some 25 books on Latin America and the United States on themes of comparative social and economic history.