Jerry Cooper, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Fields of Interest:

  • American military history, American history.

Major Publications:

  • The Army and Civil Disorder: Federal Military Interventions in Labor Disputes, 1877-1900 (1980). The Rise of the National Guard: The Evolution of the American Militia, 1865-1920 (1997).

Current Research:

  • Short-term: An article on the historiography of the U.S. Army
  • Long-term: A study of American military policy in the interwar years, 1920-1940.

To reach Dr. Cooper please use the following email Cooperj@msx.umsl.edu