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Irving Abella

Irving Abella is the J. Richard Shiff Professor of Canadian Jewish Studies at York University in Toronto and a past president of the Canadian Jewish Congress.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Irving Abella." (Viewed on March 19, 2018) <>.


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