Book details

Publication date: March 2010
Keywords: Ukrainian History / Jewish History
Subject(s): HISTORY / Europe / Eastern, Ukrainian History / Jewish History, HISTORY / Jewish, Social & cultural history, Ukrainian History / Jewish History, Ukrainian, History
Publisher(s): CIUS Press

Howard Aster. Howard Aster was born in Montreal and was educated at the Talmud Torah, Herzliah High School, McGill University, and Yale University; he received his PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He taught political science at McGill University, Carleton University, and McMaster University. He served as a special policy advisor to the Secretary of State, Government of Canada, and as a consultant to numerous Government of Canada departments and the Canadian Conference of the Arts. He also served on the Board of Directors of the CBC and more recently at Haifa University. He is the author, co-author, or editor of 12 books, including Jewish-Ukrainian Relations: Two Solitudes with Peter J. Potichnyj (1983; revised edition, 1987) and, most recently, Affinity: Beyond Branding with Martin Goldfarb (2010), and China: Images of a Civilization (2010). He is also the author of over 100 articles.

Peter J. Potichnyj. Peter J. Potichnyj completed his higher education with a BA from Temple University and an MA and PhD from Columbia University. He taught political science at Uppsala College, Sir Wilfred Laurier University, the Ukrainian Free University, and McMaster University, where he is Professor Emeritus. He served as dean of law and social science at the Ukrainian Free University, as president and secretary general of the Canadian Association of Slavists, and as secretary of the International Committee of Soviet and East European Studies. He is senior fellow of CERES, University of Toronto; member of the Scholarly Council of the Hrushevsky Institute of Ukrainian Archaeography in Kyiv; and honorary professor of East China University and the Lviv Polytechnic National University. He is the author, co-author or editor of 35 books and more than 100 articles. He is also editor in chief of the Litopys UPA series of documents and memoirs on the Ukrainian liberation struggle in the twentieth century (80 volumes published to date). In 2008 he was decorated by President Yushchenko of Ukraine with the Order of Merit III Class.

ISBNs: 9781894865180 978-1-894865-18-0 Title: ukrainian-jewish relations in historical perspective ISBNs: 9781894865197 978-1-894865-19-7 Title: ukrainian-jewish relations in historical perspective