Ginsburg, Mark B.

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GINSBURG, Mark B. American, b. 1949. Genres: Education. Career: University of Aston, Birmingham, England, lecturer, 1976-78; University of Houston, Houston, TX, assistant professor, 1979-82, associate professor, 1982-87; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, associate professor, 1987-89, professor, 1989-, director of Institute for International Studies in Education, 1987-93, 1996-. Pittsburgh Peace Institute, member of board of directors, 1989-97, co-chairperson, 1991-93; Alliance for Progressive Action, member of board of directors and executive committee, 1992-. Publications: The Role of the Middle School Teacher, 1977; Contradictions in Teacher Education and Society, 1988; The Politics of Educators' Work and Lives, 1995; The Political Dimension in Teacher Education, 1995. EDITOR: Understanding Educational Reform in Global Context, 1991; Cuba in the Special Period: Cuban Perspectives, 1997. Address: Institute for International Studies in Education, School of Education, University of Pittsburgh, 5K01 Posvar Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]