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educator , sociologist

Gunnar Rudolf Boalt, Swedish sociologist, educator.

Background

Boalt, Gunnar Rudolf was born on August 26, 1910 in Ljustero, Sweden. Son of Anton and Ruda (Brodin) Boalt.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1947.

Career

Member faculty University Stockholm, since 1948, professor sociology, 1954—1977, dean social science faculty, 1965—1971. Adjunct professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1967. Chairman Union Social Work, 1956—1972.

Member science council Royal Social Board, 1963—1978.

Connections

Married I. Carin Akerman Boalt, June 1, 1935. Children: Siv Boalt Boethius, Birgitta Boalt Alexius, Kaj Boalt Akerman, Ake, Arne. Married Pian Halden Boalt, August 8, 1957.

1 child Margareta; Married Bibbi Petterson Boalt, April 27, 1974.

father:
Anton Boalt

mother:
Ruda (Brodin) Boalt

spouses:
I. Carin Akerman Boalt

Pian Halden Boalt

Bibbi Petterson Boalt

children:
Siv Boalt Boethius Boalt

Birgitta Boalt Alexius Boalt

Kaj Boalt Akerman Boalt

Ake Boalt

Arne Boalt

Margareta Boalt