Skip Content

Professor José María Maravall FBA

Political sociology; comparative politics; empirical democratic theory
José María Maravall profile picture

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.

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Sociology at the Juan March Institute and Universidad Complutense of Madrid

Publications

Dictatorship and Political Dissent

José María Maravall, 1978 Tavistock
ctacard-test

The Transition to Democracy in Spain

José María Maravall, 1982 Croom Helm
ctacard-test

Economic Reforms in New Democracies

José María Maravall, 1993 Cambridge University Press
ctacard-test

Other Sociology, Demography and Social Statistics Fellows

Professor Emily Grundy

Health and well-being at older ages; family and household change; life course influences on health; intergenerational exchanges; demography of ageing

Professor Francesco Billari

Demography; life course; family and fertility; transition to adulthood; social norms; comparative and cross-national research; social statistics; agent-based modelling

Professor Mary Daly

Comparative welfare state studies; social policies and gender inequality; theorisation and measurement of contemporary poverty; family policies within a comparative perspective; social care in contemporary states and societies; European Union social policies

Professor Anna Vignoles

Economics of education; inequality in education and labour market outcomes, educational efficiency, school and teacher effectiveness, social mobility