Robert Arthur PINKER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-05-27
Education Holloway Co Sch, LSE (Cert Soc Sc), Univ of London (BSc, MSc)
Books & Publications Social Theory and Social Policy (1971), The Idea of Welfare (1979), Social Work in an Enterprise Society (1990), Privacy and Personality Rights (jtly, 2010)
Recreations reading, writing, travel, unskilled gardening
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Robert Pinker, CBE
Career Nat Serv, 2 Lt Royal Ulster Rifles 1951-52; TA, Lt London Irish Rifles 1952-54; head of Sociology Dept Goldsmiths Coll London 1964-72, Lewisham prof of social admin Goldsmiths and Bedford Colls London 1972-74, prof of social studies Chelsea Coll London 1974-78; LSE: prof of social work studies 1978-93, prof of social admin 1993-96 (prof emeritus 1996-), pro-dir 1985-88; pro-vice-chllr for social sci Univ of London 1988-90; chm: Social Admin Assoc 1974-77, Advsy Cncl Centre for Policy on Ageing 1971-81 (chm of govrs 1981-94), Jl of Social Policy 1981-86 (ed 1977-81), Editorial Bd Ageing and Soc 1981-91; scientific advsr Nursing Res DHSS 1974-79 and 1980-82; memb: Social Sci Res Cncl 1972-76, Working Pty on Role and Tasks of Social Workers Barclay Ctee 1981-82, Cncl Advertising Standards Authy 1988-96, Cncl Direct Mail Accreditation and Recognition Centre 1995-96; govr Goldsmiths Coll London 2001-07; Press Complaints Cmmn: memb 1991-2003, actg chm 2002-03, int conslt 2003-12, ind reviewer 2012-; chm Deptford Challenge Tst 2006-; hon fell Goldsmiths Coll London 1999; fell Soc of Eds 2004
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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