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Claudio Esteva-Fabregat, Spanish anthropologist. Recipient Official of the Cross of Civil Merit Spanish King, 1977, Official Order of the Merit of Distinguished Service, Peru, 1973. President Catalan-Mexican Fraternity, Barcelona, since 1991. Fellow New York Academy of Sciences, Society for Applied Anthropology (Malinowski award 1994), World Academy Philosophy of Science Association, Sigillo Speciales d'Oro per la Cultura (Italy).

Background

Esteva-Fabregat, Claudio was born on November 11, 1918 in Marseille, France. Son of Claudio S. and Mercedes P. (Fabregat) Esteva.

Education

Master in Anthropology cum laude, National School Anthropol./History, Mexico, 1955. Licenciado, University Madrid, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy cum laude, University Madrid, 1958.

Career

Professor, U. Mexico, Mexico City, 1952-1956; professor, U. Madrid, 1958-1968; director, Museo Nacional de Etnologia, Madrid, 1965-1968; founder, director, Escuela de Estudios Antropologicos, Madrid, 1966-1968; professor agregado, U. Barcelona, Spain, 1968-1972; catedrático, U. Barcelona, Spain, 1972-1986; founder, director department anthropology, U. Barcelona, 1972-1986; professor emeritus, U. Barcelona, since 1986; director, Centro Etnologia Peninsular, Barcelona, 1968-1986; Fulbright visiting professor, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1987-1988. Director of collection History of America Indians, 1988-1996. Director EthnographicSources of INdigenous American Cultures, since 1991.

Co-director Handbook of Hispanic Cultures in the United States, 1988-1994. Founder, director Ethnica, Journal of Anthropology, 1971-1986. Visiting professor U. Campinas, Brazil, 1996.

Membership

President Catalan-Mexican Fraternity, Barcelona, since 1991. Fellow New York Academy of Sciences, Society for Applied Anthropology (Malinowski award 1994), World Academy Philosophy of Science Association, Sigillo Speciales d'Oro per la Cultura (Italy).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: football, soccer.

Connections

Married Monteserrat J. Saló, 1946 (divorced). Children: Claudio, Mireia, Miguel, Angel. Married Berta Ll. Alcañiz.

father:
Claudio S. Esteva

mother:
Mercedes P. (Fabregat) Esteva

spouse:
Monteserrat J. Saló

spouse:
Berta Ll. Alcañiz.

child:
Mireia Esteva-Fabregat

child:
Miguel Esteva-Fabregat

child:
Angel Esteva-Fabregat

child:
Claudio Esteva-Fabregat