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PRESIDENTS OF THE IPRA FOUNDATION:

Kevin ClementsIan Harris , pres. 2003-2008

IAN HARRIS is a full professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the Department of Educational Policy and Community Studies. He earned his undergraduate degree in 1967 at St. John’s College in Annapolis, Maryland, a Ms.Ed. at Temple University in 1969 and in 1976 completed a doctorate in Foundations of Education at Temple University. He is author of Peace Education and Messages Men Hear: Constructing Masculinities, and over 50 articles on topics that range from accountability in education to the roots of male violence. He has co-edited Experiential Education for Community Development and Peacebuilding for Adolescents, and special editions of Peabody Journal of Education (“Peace Education in a Postmodern World”) and Journal of Social Alternatives. (“Peace Education for a New Century”). Dr. Harris has served as the executive secretary of the Peace Education Commission of the International Peace Research Association.