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criminologist , educator , Lawyer

Antonio Beristain Ipiña, Spanish criminologist, lawyer, educator. Member of Society International de Crimininologie (consultant director), Society de Estudios Vascos, International Association Criminal Law, Amnesty International.

Background

Ipiña, Antonio Beristain was born on April 4, 1924 in Medina Rioseco, Spain. Son of Ignacio Beristain and Felisa Ipina de Beristain.

Education

Master of Arts, OnA, Burgos, Spain, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, University Valladolid, Spain, 1953. Bachelor's Degree, St. Georgen College, Frankfurt, Germany, 1957.

Doctor of Laws, University Madrid, 1961. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Pau, France.

Career

Lecturer criminal law University Deusto-Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain, 1958—1967, University Valladolid, 1967—1968, University Madrid, Spain, 1968—1970. Professor criminal law University Oviedo, 1970—1973, University Pais Vasco, San Sebastian, since 1973. Head department criminal law University San Sebastian, Spain, since 1973.

Founder, head Basque Institute Criminology, San Sebastian, since 1976. Visiting professor University El Salvador, Buenos Aires, 1980.

Membership

Member of Society International de Crimininologie (consultant director), Society de Estudios Vascos, International Association Criminal Law, Amnesty International.

Connections

father:
Ignacio Beristain

mother:
Felisa Ipina