About this Fellow
Professor Maravall is a foreign member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a "Commandeur de l' Ordre des Palmes Academiques" in France". He holds doctorates at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and the University of Oxford, as well as a D.Litt. from the University of Warwick. He has been a Visiting Professor at the universities of Columbia, Harvard, New York, and at the European University Institute in Florence. He is a Honorary Fellow at St. Antony' s College, Oxford.
- Professor of Sociology at the Juan March Institute and Universidad Complutense of Madrid
Comparative welfare states, social stratification and inter-generational mobility, family demography and the transformation of gender relations in advanced societies
Criminology: Situational Action Theory, crime as moral actions, social ecology of crime, crime & human development, knowledge-based crime prevention policy.
Social policy & social gerontology including polictical economy, comparitive research in Europe & East Asia, & the theory & application of social quality
Education at the interfaces of culture, policy and practice, usually though not exclusively in the primary phase: pedagogy, classroom discourse, curriculum, comparative/international education, education for development.