Ackelsberg, Martha A.

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ACKELSBERG, Martha A. American, b. 1946. Genres: Politics/Government, Urban studies, Women's studies and issues. Career: Smith College, Northampton, MA, lecturer, 1972-76, assistant professor, 1976-80, associate professor, 1980-87, professor of government, 1987-, principal investigator, Project on Women and Social Change, 1978-85. University of Sussex, visiting lecturer, 1977; Radcliffe College, Bunting Institute, fellow, 1983-84; Harvard University, Center for European Studies, faculty associate, 1983-84; Columbia University, visiting scholar, 1987-88; University of Massachusetts, visiting professor, 1989; lecturer. Publications: (ed. with R. Bartlett and R. Buchele) Women, Welfare, and Higher Education: Toward Comprehensive Policies, 1988; Free Women of Spain: Anarchism and the Struggle for the Emancipation of Women, 1991; Mujeres Libres: El anarquismo y la lucha por la emancipacion de las mujeres, 1999. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Dept of Government, Smith College, 10 Prospect #104, Northampton, MA 01063, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]