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Past Member

Barbara B. Walker

Funding provided by the Fund for Historical Studies

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Modern History

Home Institution

University of Nevada, Reno
From
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Barbara Walker studies the economic foundations and culture of the educated elite. She is exploring the rise of a new transnational class of specialists and experts in the Cold War United States and Soviet Union as they leveraged the national security anxieties of their respective countries to expand their numbers and influence.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies

Degrees

University of Michigan
Ph.D.
1994