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Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice

Galia Golan: An Academic Pioneer on the Soviet Union, Peace and Conflict Studies, and a Peace and Feminist Activist

With a Foreword by William Zartman and a Preface by George Breslauer

Authors: Golan-Gild, Galia

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  • Offers an inside look at a lifetime of courageous activities and groundbreaking intellectual pursuits of a woman who was a leader in her academic field and in the struggle for peace and for women’s rights Sheds light on the Arab-Israeli conflict and the issue of women and peace - in the past and at present
  • Supplemented by a wealth of photos of the author at work and in action
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This is an autobiography of an unusual and versatile woman, focusing on her academic development and achievements as well as her international activism.  In addition to a  discussion of the origins and path of the author's academic work and activism (for peace and for women's rights), that deals with the author's work in US intelligence and immigration to Israel in the 1960s, the volume includes ground-breaking articles from the different, often controversial areas of her academic specializations (Czechoslovak communism, Soviet foreign policy; peace studies, the Arab-Israeli conflict; women's rights).  The volume also includes photos of the author at work and in action.
-  The book offers an inside look at a lifetime of courageous activities and ground breaking intellectual pursuits of a woman who was a leader in her academic field and in the struggle for peace and for women's rights. -  The included texts themselves shed light on important topics, both past and present, including the Israeli-Arab Conflict and also the issue of women and peace.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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eBook $69.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95213-0
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Hardcover $89.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95212-3
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $89.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-06994-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Galia Golan: An Academic Pioneer on the Soviet Union, Peace and Conflict Studies, and a Peace and Feminist Activist
Book Subtitle
With a Foreword by William Zartman and a Preface by George Breslauer
Authors
Series Title
Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice
Series Volume
22
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95213-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95213-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-95212-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-06994-0
Series ISSN
2509-5579
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 258
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 26 illustrations in colour
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