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Doron Ben-Atar

Professor of history, Fordham University

Doron S. Ben-Atar is chair of the history department at Fordham University.

In addition to co-authoring “What Time and Sadness Spared,” Mr. Ben-Atar has written and co-authored several books, including “Trade Secrets: Intellectual Piracy and the Origins of American Industrial Power.”

Mr. Ben-Atar is also the co-director of the web-based project “Crossroads of Revolution to Cradle of Reform — Litchfield Connecticut: 1751-1833.”

He was a fellow at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library from 2003 to 2004. Mr. Ben-Atar was also a Morse Fellow from 1993 to 1994, and winner of a Fordham Faculty Research Grant in 2000.

Articles by Doron Ben-Atar

A Mother and Son Confront the Holocaust — Part II: A Son’s Perspective

How does a historian and child of a holocaust survivor deal with his mother's experience?

March 23, 2006

A U.S. Technology Double Standard?

How crucial was U.S. technology piracy in the 1770s and thereafter?

October 20, 2004