Mimi Abramovitz

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Mimi Abramovitz is the Bertha Capen Reynolds Professor at the Hunter School of Social Work and works with the Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education & Labor Studies. She is the author of Regulating the Lives of Women: Social Welfare Policy From Colonial Times To the Present (South End Press, 1996).

DSA member

In 1989, Mimi Abramovitz was a member of Democratic Socialists of America. [1]

Welfare book

In 1995, Mimi Abramovitz, a DSA member, was Professor of Social Policy at the Hunter College of Social Work and the author of "Regulating the Lives of Women: Social Welfare Policy from Colonial Times to the Present" (Boston: South End Press, 1994).[2]

Socialist Scholars 1997

The Democratic Socialists of America sponsored 1997 Socialist Scholars Conference was held March 28- 30 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College in New York[3].

Speakers included: Mimi Abramovitz, Daniel Singer, Harry Magdoff, Istvan Meszaros, Barbara Epstein, Ruth Sidel, Carlos Vilas, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, L. A. Kauffman, Leo Panitch, Hector Figueroa, David Abdulah, Louise Merriweather, Ngugi wa Thiongo, Amiri Baraka, Sonia Sanchez, Alexandr Buzgalin, Leith Mullings, Axel Queval, Pap Ndale, Jean-Pierre Page, and "dozens more..."

CUNY professor

In 1999 Abramowitz was a Professor of Social Work at Hunter College of the City University of New York. [4]

External links


  1. Democratic left, Jan/Feb 1989, page 13
  2. Dem. Left, April/May, 1995, page 8
  3. http://www.mail-archive.com/pen-l@galaxy.csuchico.edu/msg18263.html
  4. Dem. Left Millenium issue Part 2, 1999, page 9