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educator

Göte Kurt Wilhelm Klingberg, Swedish educator. Recipient Author's premium, 1972, 74, Gulliver prize Swedish Authors Fund, 1972, Brothers Grimm award, Osaka, Japan, 1989. Member International Research Society for Children's Literature (president 1974-1978).

Background

Klingberg, Göte Kurt Wilhelm was born on July 31, 1918 in Lovisa, Finland. Arrived in Sweden, 1920.

Education

Fil kand, University Lund, 1941. Teol. kand., University Lund, 1943. Fil licensed, University Lund, 1945.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, 1965.

Career

Lecturer Teachers College, Falun, Sweden, 1951-1962, Teachers College Home Economics, Göteborg, Sweden, 1962-1965, School Education, Göteborg, 1965-1978. Professor education University Lund, Sweden, 1978-1984, emeritus professor Sweden, since 1985. Honorary reader in education University Uppsala, 1964-1970, University Göteborg, 1970-1978, acting professor education School Education, 1969-1970, 74-75.

Director research project National Board Education, 1970-1974.

Membership

Member International Research Society for Children's Literature (president 1974-1978).

Connections

S/ Adolf and Alvinma (Andersson) K. Married Margareta Elisabet Kjellèn, January 5, 1945. Chilren: Ulrica, Fredrik, Claes.

spouse:
Margareta Elisabet Kjellèn