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Prof. Emilio Paolo TAVIANI

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Prof. Emilio Paolo TAVIANI, Italian Senator.

Background

TAVIANI, Prof. Emilio Paolo was born on November 6, 1912. Parents: Fcrdinando Taviani and Elide Taviani (née Banchelli).

Education

Genoa University, Degree in Jurisprudence, 1934. Scuola Normale, Pisa, Degree in Social Sciences, 1936. Catholic University, Degree in Letters and Philosophy, 1938.

Diploma in Paleography, 1932. Diploma in Higher Mathematics, 1936. Spoken languages: French, Portuguese, Spanish.

Career

Founder of Christian Democrats in Liguria, 1943. One of Heads of the Resistance and Partisan Commander Liguria, and North Italy, 1943-1945. Deputy, 1945-1976; Senator, since 1976.

National Vice-Sec. Christian Democrats, 1946-1948. National Secretary Christian Democrats. 1948-1950; Under-Secretary of State, Foreign Affairs, 1951-1953.

Minister for Defence, 58. Minister for Finance and Treasury, 1959-1962. Minister for the Interior, 1962-1968 and 1973-1974.

Minister for the South, 1968-1973. Vice President of the Senate, 1987-1991. Professor, economic history, University of Genoa.

Director Civitas (political magazine) since 1950. President Italian Federation of Volunteers for Liberty, 1972. President National Scientific Committee for celebration of 5th centenary of Discovery of America, 1983.

Works

  • Christopher Columbus: The grand design
  • Problemi economici nei riformatori sociali del Risorgimento, 1940. Michele Agazzini, ignóralo economista 1940. Breve storia dell ’insurrezione di Genova, 1945.

    La proprieta, 1946. Utilitá economía morale, 1946. Sull’origine della familiglia.

    1950. Solidarietá atlántica e comunitá europea, 1954. Principi cristiani e método democrático, 1965, II concetto di utilitá della teoría economía, 1968 (2 vols).

    II problema dello sviluppo e l’esperienza della cassa del Mezzogiorno, 1972. Cristoforo Colombo, la genesi della grande scoperta 1974 (2 vols). Terre di Liguria, 1975.

    I viaggi di Colombo 1984 (2 vols). Christopher Columbus, the Grand Design, 1985. La meravigliosa awentura de Cristofer Colombo, 1989.

    Pittaloga raconta, 1989.

Religion

Catholic.

Connections

Spouse Vittoria Festa, 1941. Children: Ferdinando, Cesare, Ida, Bcppe, Andrea, Elide, Pietro (dec.), Paolo.