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Steven Cohen

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Tufts University
Department of Education
Paige Hall, Office 305
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.5775

Steven Cohen

Senior Lecturer

  • Ph.D., and M.A., Brandeis University
  • B.A., Williams College

Steve Cohen taught high school history for two decades and has taught at Tufts since 1995. He has also had the opportunity to work on educational projects beyond the classroom. He edited and wrote anthologies to accompany the public television documentaries Vietnam A Television History and Eyes On The Prize. Steve was a Program Associate with Facing History and Ourselves for many years and has written articles about teaching controversial issues like Vietnam, the dropping of the Atomic Bomb, and the Holocaust. He also does projects for the pbslearningmedia.org website on various historical subjects.


  • Cohen, S., and Michalczyk, J. (1992). The Cross and the Star: A Study Guide, Albion Press.
  • Cohen, S. (1990). Secrecy and Democracy, Educators for Social Responsibility, Cambridge.
  • Cohen, S. (1986). Eyes on the Prize: A Sourcebook, Blacksides, Boston.
  • Cohen, S. (1983). Vietnam Anthology and Guide to a Television History, Knopf, New York.