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Egon Adolf Erich Renner

Egon Adolf Erich Renner, German anthropologist, educator. Achievements include teaching in Germany of American cultural and intellectual traditions in order to make comparatively understandable the high standards of American civilization. National Endowment of the Humanities grantee, 1983. Member German Association Anthropology.

Background

  • Renner, Egon Adolf Erich was born on January 13, 1935 in Offenbach am Glan, West Germany. Son of Adolf and Erna (Nickel) Renner.

  • Education

    • Diploma, della Scuola Arti Ornamentali, Rome, 1959. Diploma, dell'Academy di Belle Arti, Rome, 1960. Diploma, della Scuola dell'Arte della Medaglia, Rome, 1960.

      Doktor der Philosophie, Freie University, Berlin, 1978.

    Career

    • Artist, Italy, Germany, England, Spain, Liberia, 1960-1970. Assistant professor anthropology Seminar fur Völkerkunde University Hamburg, West Germany, since 1980. Art advisory Information Center Liberian Government, 1963.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include teaching in Germany of American cultural and intellectual traditions in order to make comparatively understandable the high standards of American civilization.

    Works

    • Book review editor Zeitschrift für Ethnologie, Berlin, 1982-1988. Authro: Die Kognitive Anthropologie: Aufbau und Grundlagen eines ethnologisch-linguistischen Paradigmas, 1980, others. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member German Association Anthropology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Book collector.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Berta Waeser, November 12, 1964. Children: Marcus Alexander Egon, Gesine Alexandra Susanne.
    • father: Adolf Renner
    • mother: Erna (Nickel) Renner
    • spouse: Betty Berta Waeser
    • children: Marcus Alexander Egon Renner
    • Gesine Alexandra Susanne Renner
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    Born January 13, 1935
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1959
      della Scuola Arti Ornamentali
    • 1960
      dell'Acad. di Belle Arti
    • 1960
      della Scuola dell'Arte della Medaglia
    • 1978
      Freie University
    • 1960 - 1970
      Artist
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1980
      assistant, professor anthropology Seminar fur V+

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