Science, Gender, and Internationalism

Women’s Academic Networks, 1917–1955

  • Authors
  • Christine von Oertzen

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series book series (PMSTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 1-8
  3. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 27-55
  4. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 57-97
  5. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 99-125
  6. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 127-149
  7. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 151-173
  8. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 175-197
  9. Christine von Oertzen
    Pages 199-204
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 205-325

About this book


Founded in 1920, the International Federation of University brought together women committed to promoting higher education across divisions hardened by global conflict. Here, Christine von Oertzen traces the IFUW's international rise and Cold War decline, making a valuable contribution to the cultural, diplomatic, and intellectual history.


America Cold War continuity education Europe gender German history history of literature intellectual history Inuit memory nationalism project women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-68376-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-43890-4
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