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Anthony George Cockman

Anthony George Cockman, British pre-retirement counsellor, social scientist. Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956.; Fellow British Society Commerce; member Institute Data Processing Management, Institute Marketing, Institute Factory Management, Institute Personnel Management, S. African Board for Personnel Practice, British Conservatives Abroad (South African branch chairman).; Club: Wildlife Society.

Background

  • Cockman, Anthony George was born on April 23, 1939 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. Son of Lloyd George and Lillian (Hibbert) Cockman.

  • Education

    • Student Open University, 1968-1970. Student business administration Cranfield School, 1972-1973.

    Career

    • Chief steward/purser Merchant Navy, United Kingdom, 1956-1962. Company manager Fiffes Group, London, 1962-1971. Manager Vestric, Runcorn, 1971-1975.

      Company manager Ferrant Group, Hastings, England, 1975-1980. Consultant, self-employed counsellor, Durban, Natal, South Africa, 1980-1982. Counsellor National Fund Raising, Natal, 1983-1984.

      Executive director National Pre-Retirement Council, Natal, since 1984.

    Works

    • Author: Management/Marketing Positions, 1979. Pre-Retirement Planning, 1985. Controlling Stress, 1986.

      Mid-Life Crisis or the Male in Middle Age-Progression, Crisis or Benefit, 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

    Religion

    Since a human being is the central factor in the plan of salvation, the Gospel must be taught, understood and accepted by him.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Every member of a Christian Church should be delicate to other people and use appropriate language while communicating with others.

    Membership

    Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956. Fellow British Society Commerce. Member Institute Data Processing Management, Institute Marketing, Institute Factory Management, Institute Personnel Management, S. African Board for Personnel Practice, British Conservatives Abroad (South African branch chairman).

    Club: Wildlife Society.

    Connections

    • Married Cynthia Hildred Jane King, March 15, 1961. Children– Alan V.G., Christopher J.A., Ruth Louise.
    • father: Lloyd George Cockman
    • mother: Lillian (Hibbert) Cockman
    • spouse: Cynthia Hildred Jane King
    • children: Alan V.G. Cockman
    • Christopher J.A. Cockman
    • Ruth Louise Cockman
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    Born April 23, 1939
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