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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Deborah Adelman  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1958 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin



Illinois Connection

Adelman has taught in Chicago Colleges since 1991.

Biographical and Professional Information

Deborah Adelman is a Professor of English at the College of DuPage.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The Children of Perestroika: Moscow Teenagers Talk About Their Lives and the Future
ISBN: 1563240009

Routledge. 1991

This work provides an examination of US refugee policy since the 1960s, particularly as it has been applied to Cuba, Haiti and Central America. The authors also address world-wide refugee problems, proposing ideas for the 21st century.

The "Children of Perestroika" Come of Age: Young People of Moscow Talk About Life in the New Russia
ISBN: 1563242869

Routledge. 1994

Demonstrates the relevance, rigor, and creativity of interpretive research methodologies for political science and its various sub-fields. Designed for use in a course on interpretive research methods, this book situates methods questions within the context of methodological questions - the character of social realities and their "know-ability."


-- La Loca

Pushcart nominationThe Boy Who Would Have Been

Pushcart nominationAs If By Accident

Quarter finalist, New Century Writers’ Contest Other Awards:

Finalist Guild Complex Fiction Series 2005

Residencies at the Ragdale Foundation, a colony for writers and artists.