Kaiser, Ward L(ouis)

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KAISER, Ward L(ouis)

KAISER, Ward L(ouis). American/Canadian, b. 1923. Genres: Education, Geography, Social commentary, Theology/Religion. Career: Publishing consultant, college lectr., and workshop leader, 1986-. Minister, United Church of Canada, in Ontario, 1949-57; Associate, 1957-59, Ed., 1960-69, Sr. Ed., 1969-86, and Sr. Ed. and Executive Director, 1978-86, Friendship Press, National Council of Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. Minster, United Church of Christ in NJ, 1988-92, 1998-2000. Syndicated columnist, 1963-66. Publications: Focus: The Changing City, 1963; (with J.L.S. Shearman) Canada: A Study-Action Manual, 1966; Intersection: Where School and Faith Meet (student text and teacher's manual), 1969; The Challenge of a Closer Moon, 1969; Launching Pad: Literacy, 1970; (with C.P. Lutz) You and the Nation's Priorities, 1971; (gen. ed.) People and Systems, 1975; (with others) Forum: Religious Faith Speaks to American Issues, 1976; (trans.) The New Cartography, 1983; (trans.) Space and Time, 1984; A New View of the World: A Handbook to the World Map: Peters Projection, 1987, rev. ed., 1993; Live by Faith, Live by Risk, 1989; (with D. Wood) Seeing through Maps: The Power of Images to Shape Our World View, 2001. Contributor to magazines and journals. Address: 14706 Sugura Dr, Winter Garden, FL 34787, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]