Leora Auslander
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Leora Auslander is the founding director of the University's Center for Gender Studies. Her research and teaching are in the fields of material culture, the history of consumerism, gender history and theory, social theory and its relation to social history, and Jewish history. Auslander's national focus is on France, but her recent works have engaged the history of Britain, the United States, and Germany. She is the author of Taste and Power: Furnishing Modern France and co-editor of Diff~A(c)rence des sexes et protection sociale (XIXe-XXe siecles).

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