TURPIN, Jennifer. American, b. 1961. Genres: Sociology. Career: University of San Francisco, CA, associate professor of sociology and head of Women's Studies Program, 1991-, member of executive board, Peace and Justice Studies Program, 1991-92, associate dean, 1998-. European University Center for Peace Studies, associate faculty member, 1992-. Publications: Reinventing the Soviet Self: Media and Social Change in the Former Soviet Union, 1995. EDITOR: (with R. Elias, and contrib.) Rethinking Peace, 1994; (with L.A. Lorentzen, and contrib.) The Women and War Reader, 1998; (assoc. ed. with L.A. Kurtz, and contrib.) The Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict, 3 vols., 1999. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to peace studies journals and other academic periodicals. Address: College of Arts and Sciences, University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, CA 94117, U.S.A.