Skip to main content

Vaillant, Janet G.


VAILLANT, Janet G. American, b. 1937. Genres: Education, History. Career: Queens College, Barbados, West Indies, instructor in English literature, 1965-66; Wheaton College, Norton, MA, assistant professor of government, 1972-76; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, lecturer in government, 1976-80, associate director of National Resource Center For Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, 1976-97, associate, Davis Center for Russian Studies, 1997-. American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies, chair of education committee, 1986-89; member of American delegation for U.S./U.S.S.R. textbook study project, 1987-89; Soviet-American Institute on Teaching History, co-director, 1990-92; organizer of symposiums and conferences on education; consultant to schools, independent consultant on education reform projects in Russia, Kazakhstan, and Azerbaijan, 1997-; lecturer. Publications: (with J. Richards) From Russia to USSR, 1985, 2nd ed. (sole author), 1993; Black, French, and African: A Life of Leopold Sedar Senghor, 1990; (ed. with R.A. Cole) Activities for Teaching Russian and Soviet Studies in the High School, 1991, 2nd ed., 1993. Address: Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University, 625 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, U.S.A.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Vaillant, Janet G.." Writers Directory 2005. . 21 Jan. 2019 <>.

"Vaillant, Janet G.." Writers Directory 2005. . (January 21, 2019).

"Vaillant, Janet G.." Writers Directory 2005. . Retrieved January 21, 2019 from

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

The Chicago Manual of Style

American Psychological Association

  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.