Andrew Carnegie Fellows

Margaret D. Jacobs
Chancellor's Professor, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
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Margaret D. Jacobs is the Chancellor's Professor of History at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Her research focuses on the history of the American West in a transnational and comparative context with a focus on women and gender as well as children and family. She is the author of A Generation Removed: The Fostering and Adoption of Indigenous Children in the Postwar World.

Project Title: Does the United States Need a Truth and Reconciliation Commission?