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Jozef Burszta

Jozef Burszta, Polish anthroplogist. Member of United Farmers Party, Ethnological Society Slovakia, Ethnological Society Hungary, Polish Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Burszta, Jozef was born on April 17, 1914 in Grodzisko Dolne, Poland. Son of Michal and Katarzyna (Kuras) Burszta.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, University Poznan, 1945. Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University Poznan, 1947.

    Career

    • Assistant department sociology University Poznan, 1947, chief department ethnography, 1957—1979. Assistant professor University Lodz, Poland, 1954—1956. Professor department ethography Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, since 1980.

      Editor-in-chief Complete Works of O. Kolberg, since 1961.

    Works

    • Author: From the Slavic Settlement to the Modern Village, 1958, Folk Culture of the Great Poland, 3 vols., 1960, Peasant Sources of the Culture, 1985, Folk Culture - National Culture, 1974.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of United Farmers Party, Ethnological Society Slovakia, Ethnological Society Hungary, Polish Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Marcelina Kryla Burszta, February 3, 1940. Children: Halina, Malgorzata, Wojciech.
    • father: Michal Burszta
    • mother: Katarzyna (Kuras) Burszta
    • spouse: Marcelina Kryla Burszta
    • children: Halina Burszta
    • Malgorzata Burszta
    • Wojciech Burszta
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    Born April 17, 1914
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1945
      University Poznan
    • 1947
      University Poznan
    • 1947
      Assistant, department sociology University Poznan
    • 1954 - 1956
      assistant, professor University Lodz
      Poland
    • 1957 - 1979
      Assistant, department sociology University Poznan
    • 1980
      professor, department ethography A. Mickiewicz University
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland