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historian , Philosopher , sociologist

Juozas LeonaviCIus, Lithuanian philosopher, historian, sociologist. Member of Lithuanian Institute Philosophy and Sociology (science council member), International Center Excellence World Leisure and Recreation Association (representative for Lithuania), International Higher Education Academy of Sciences, International Association for Time Use Research.

Background

LeonaviCIus, Juozas was born on August 11, 1927 in Skevonys Village, Lithuania. Son of Jonas and Monika (Revuckaite) Leonavicius.

Education

Diploma, Moscow State University, 1953. Diploma, Vilnius University, 1963.

Career

From lecturer to associate professor, acting professor, 1953—1961, 1963—1988. Research advisor Laboratory Sociological Research, 1967—1992. Professor Kaunas University of Technology (formerly Kaunas Polytechnic Institute), since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Executive editor: Socialiniai Mokslai: Sociologija, 1995-1998, member editorial board: Philosophy, Sociology, 1990-1996, Social Research, since 1997, Social Sciences, since 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals. Author: (monograph) Petras Leonas-conscience of Lithuania, 2002, The Budget of Student's Time, 1980, Dictionary of Sociology, 1993, Students and Time, 1997.

Membership

Member of Lithuanian Institute Philosophy and Sociology (science council member), International Center Excellence World Leisure and Recreation Association (representative for Lithuania), International Higher Education Academy of Sciences, International Association for Time Use Research.

Connections

Married Elena Gailiunaite, December 31, 1953. Children: Juozas, Jurate.

father:
Jonas Leonavicius

mother:
Monika (Revuckaite) Leonavicius

spouse:
Elena Gailiunaite

child:
Juozas LeonaviCIus

child:
Jurate LeonaviCIus