Gail Naron Chalew

Gail Naron Chalew – Editor

Editing of academic works, reports, and dissertations, with a focus on the social sciences, Jewish studies, humanities, and law

Overview


Recent Client List
Brookings Institution
Cambridge University Press
Harvard University Press
Indiana University Press
Temple University Press
University of Hawa`ii Press

Services
Non-Fiction
Business & Management Economics History Humanities & Social Sciences Law Political Science & Current Affairs Psychology Religion & Spirituality

Work experience

Aptara, Westchester Publishing Services

Dec, 1995 — Present

Jewish Communal Service Association

Aug, 1989 — Oct, 2015 (about 26 years)

Editor of a quarterly professional journal designed to highlight best practices and share ideas and concepts

Portfolio

Japanese have been fervid long-distance runners for many centuries. Today, on a per capita basis, at least as many Japanese residents complete marathons each year as in the United States or any other country. Marathon Japan is the first comprehensive English-l... read more
In 2005, American experts sent out urgent warnings throughout the country: a devastating flu pandemic was fast approaching. Influenza was a serious disease, not a seasonal nuisance; it could kill millions of people. If urgent steps were not taken immediately, ... read more
Neuroscientific research on emotion has developed dramatically over the past decade. The cognitive neuroscience of human emotion, which has emerged as the new and thriving area of "affective neuroscience," is rapidly rendering existing overviews of the field o... read more
Yitzhak Berger advances a distinctive and markedly original interpretation of the biblical book of Jonah that resolves many of the ambiguities in the text. Berger contends that the Jonah text pulls from many inner-biblical connections, especially ones relating... read more
This book studies six vaulting techniques employed in architecture outside of Rome and asks why they were invented where they were and how they were disseminated. Most of the techniques involve terracotta elements in various forms, such as regular flat bricks,... read more
South Africa boasts the largest private security sector in the entire world, reflecting deep anxieties about violence, security, and governance. Twilight Policing is an ethnographic study of the daily policing practices of armed response officers—a specific ty... read more
International Communism and the Spanish Civil War provides an intimate picture of international communism in the Stalin era. Exploring the transnational exchanges that occurred in Soviet-structured spaces - from clandestine schools for training international r... read more
This first volume to analyze the science of meetings offers a unique perspective on an integral part of contemporary work life. More than just a tool for improving individual and organizational effectiveness and well-being, meetings provide a window into the v... read more
Bruce Riedel provides new perspective and insights into Kennedy's forgotten crisis in the most dangerous days of the cold war.The Cuban Missile Crisis defined the presidency of John F. Kennedy. But during the same week that the world stood transfixed by the po... read more

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