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educator , historian

Alberto Sbacchi, Italian historian, educator. Fellowship, University Illinois, 1970, grant, American-Italy Society, 1971, American Council Learned Societies, 1977, American Philosophical Society, 1980-1981, Fulbright-Hays Scholarship, East Africa, Italy, 1981-1982.

Background

Sbacchi, Alberto was born on November 25, 1937 in Palermo, Italy. Arrived in the United States, 1960. Son of Enrico and Franca (Mariano) Sbacchi.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, Maryland, 1962. Master of Arts, Pacific Union College, Angwin, California, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, Chicago, 1975.

Career

Missionary, head social science department Ethiopian Adventist College, Addis Ababa, 1963—1968. Research fellow University Pavia, Italy, 1970—1972. Professor department history Atlantic Union College, Massachusetts, from 1974.

Missionary Atlantic Union Seventh-Day Adventists, from 1974. Editor Italian Colonialism in Ethiopia, 1980, Mussolini's Ethiopia, second edition, 1985.

Membership

Member of linton History Society, Afro-Italian Institute, Association Italian Africanists, Society Italian History Studies, African Studies Association, Association Seventh-day Adventist Historians, American History Association.

Connections

Married Margareta Karlman Sbacchi, September 11, 1963. Children: Ingrid, Paul.

father:
Enrico Sbacchi

mother:
Franca (Mariano) Sbacchi

spouse:
Margareta Karlman Sbacchi

children:
Ingrid Sbacchi

Paul Sbacchi