Ruth Hilary FINNEGAN

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1933-12-31
Education Londonderry HS, The Mount Sch York, Somerville Coll Oxford (BA, Dip Anthropology, BLitt), Nuffield Coll Oxford (DPhil)
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Recreations singing in local choirs, walking
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Style Prof Ruth Finnegan, FBA
Career teacher Malvern Girls Coll 1956-58, lectr in social anthropology Univ Coll of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1963-64, sr lectr in sociology Univ of Ibadan Nigeria 1967-69 (lectr 1965-67), sr lectr in comparative social instns Open Univ 1972-75 (lectr in sociology 1969-72); Univ of the South Pacific Suva Fiji: reader in sociology 1975-78, head sociology discipline 1976-78; Open Univ: sr lectr 1978-82, reader 1982-88, prof of comparative social instns 1988-99, visiting res prof social sciences 1999-, emeritus prof 2002-; visiting prof of anthropology Univ of Texas at Austin 1989; memb SSRC/ESRC Social Anthropology and Social Affrs Standing Ctees 1978-86 (vice-chm Social Affrs Ctee 1985-86), memb Cncl Br Acad 2001-04; vice-chair Governing Body SOAS Univ of London 2003-06; pres Mount Old Scholars Assoc 2003-05; jt founding ed Family and Community History (jl) 1998-2002, hon ed Man (jl of Royal Anthropological Inst) 1987-89; assoc memb Finnish Literature Soc 1989, folklore fell Finnish Acad of Sci and Letters 1991, hon memb Assoc of Social Anthropologists of the UK and the Cwlth 2002; hon fell Somerville Coll Oxford 1997; FBA 1996
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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