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Leszek Dziegiel

Leszek Dziegiel, Polish ethnologist. Scholarship Norwegian Foreign Office, 1966, 86.

Background

  • Dziegiel, Leszek was born on September 15, 1931 in Myslowice, Poland. Son of Wladyslaw and Maria (Warszawska) Dziegiel.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts in Ethnology, University Cracow, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Ethnology, University Cracow, 1972.

    Career

    • Teacher Secondary School, Katowice, Poland, 1960-1967. Researcher University of Agricultural, Cracow, 1969-1983. Associate professor Jagiellonian University, 1983-1993, full professor, 1993-2000, professor emeritus, since 2001.

      Director Institute of Ethnology Jagellonian University, 1983-1999. Freelance journalist.

    Works

    • Editor Ethnological Studies, since 1989. Author: Rural Community of Iraqi Kurdistan, 1981, Wezel kurdyjski/Kurdish Knot, 1992, Swoboda na smyczy. Wspomnienia since 1946, 1996, Freedom on the leash, 1996, Paradise in a Concrete Cage, 1998.

      Member editorial staff: Arcana.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Personality

    Interests

    Mountain hiking, tourism, making photos.

    Connections

    • Married Elzbieta Kieniewicz, October 9, 1960. 1 child, Maciej.
    • father: Wladyslaw Dziegiel
    • mother: Maria (Warszawska) Dziegiel
    • spouse: Elzbieta Kieniewicz
    • child: Maciej Dziegiel
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    Born September 15, 1931
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1955
      University Cracow
    • 1972
      University Cracow
    • 1960 - 1967
      Teacher, Secondary School
      Katowice, Slaskie, Poland
    • 1969 - 1983
      researcher, University of Agricultural
      Cracow, Malopolskie, Poland

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