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James Michael Hepworth

sociology educator

James Michael Hepworth, British sociology educator. Member Age Concern Scotland (executive committee since 1989), British Society Gerontology, Association for Educational Gerontology, Crime Writers' Association, Scottish Association for Study of Delinquency.

Background

Hepworth, James Michael was born on December 21, 1938 in Wakefield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom. Son of James and Mary (Stockdale) Hepworth.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Social Studies, University Hull, 1961.

Career

Assistant careers advisory officer Warwickshire (United Kingdom) Youth Employment Service, 1961-1965. Assistant lecturer social studies Monkwearmouth College, Sunderland, County Durham, United Kingdom, 1965-1966. Lecturer sociology Teesside Polytechnic Institute, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England, 1967-1971.

Senior lecturer Lanchester Polytechnic Institute, Coventry, Warwickshire, 1971. Lecturer sociology Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1972-1981, senior lecturer, since 1981.

Works

  • Author: Blackmail, 1975. (with others) Surviving Middle Age, 1982, Confession: Studies in Deviance and Society, 1982. Joint review editor Theory, Culture and Society Journal, since 1983.

Membership

Member Age Concern Scotland (executive committee since 1989), British Society Gerontology, Association for Educational Gerontology, Crime Writers' Association, Scottish Association for Study of Delinquency.

Connections

Married Mary Ellworthy, December 21, 1963 (divorced 1973).; married Marian Bywell, April 20, 1974. Children– Rachel, Virginia.

father:
James Hepworth

mother:
Mary (Stockdale) Hepworth

spouses:
Mary Ellworthy

Marian Bywell

children:
Rachel Hepworth

Virginia Hepworth