Ashton, Dianne

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ASHTON, Dianne

ASHTON, Dianne. American, b. 1949. Genres: Theology/Religion, Literary criticism and history, History, Bibliography. Career: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, teacher of general studies, 1987; La Salle University, Philadelphia, lecturer in religion, 1986-88; Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ, professor of religion, 1987-, and director of American studies, past chairperson of Department of Philosophy and Religion. Lecturer at colleges and universities. Publications: (ed. with E.M. Umansky, and coauthor of intros) Four Centuries of Jewish Women's Spirituality: A Sourcebook, 1991; The Philadelphia Group: A Guide to Archival and Bibliographic Collections, 1993; Jewish Life in Pennsylvania, 1998; Rebecca Gratz: Women and Judaism in Antebellum America, 1998. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Department of Philosophy and Religion, Bunce Hall, Rowan University, 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro, NJ 08028, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]