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Person - Riera Mercader, Josep María (1952-2007)

Riera Mercader, Josep María (1952-2007)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Riera Mercader, Josep María (1952-2007)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Sabadell (Barcelona, España)  1952-05-11 - Madrid (España)  2007-01-09

History:

Spanish politician, History, Philosophy and Social Politics student. He quitted his studies to devote himself to politics, joining the Communist Youth of the Unified Socialist Party of Catalonia (PSUC) in 1970. He was arrested due to a demand at the Industrial School of Sabadell, and tried for illegal propaganda, which led to his expulsion as a professor from this school.

During the Transition, Riera Mercader was elected deputy of PSUC for Barcelona during the Constituent Legislature, and re-elected in the I Legislature. After PSUC and PCE's crisis, Riera Mercader joined PSOE in 1982 and was appointed director of the Youth and Society Centre of Studies, which was devoted to research and promotion about youth politics, being Javier Solana its Minister. In 1988, he was appointed advisor of the Minister of Social Affairs Matilde Fernández (1988-1991).

Riera Mercader wrote the Report on Spanish Youth of 1984 and 1988, and organized the Intergovernmental Conference on Youth Politics in Latin America held in 1987.

Riera Mercader wrote several articles and Works, such as: Crisis, juventud y eurocomunismo (1980) Vivir a los 20 (1988) Las Mujeres de los 90: el largo trayecto de las jóvenes hacia su emancipación (1991) Mayores de edad: la jubilación: un tiempo para vivir en plenitud (1999) Contra la tercera edad: por una sociedad para todas las edades (2005)

Segundo franquismo, 1959-1975

Date of the event: 1959 - 1975

 
Cortes Constituyentes, 1977-1979

Date of the event: 1977-07-13 - 1979-01-02

 

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Profesores

Activity:

Legislators

Profession (carried on by):

Asesores de gobierno between 1988 and 1991 Obs.:  Asesor del Ministerio de Asuntos Sociales

Places

Domicile:

Madrid (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Sabadell (Barcelona, España) in 1952-05-11

Lugar de Defunción:

Madrid (España) in 2007-01-09

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Sources

Riera Mercader, Josep María . Contra la tercera edad . Por una sociedad para todas las edades . Icaria Editorial. 2005. 232p.. 978-84-7426-821-8.

Riera Mercader, Josep María . Crisis, juventud y eurocomunismo . Laia. 128p.. 978-84-7222-818-4.

Riera Mercader, Josep María . Las Mujeres de los 90 : el largo trayecto de las jóvenes hacia su emancipación . 2ªed.. Ediciones Morata. 1993. 239p.. 8471123576.

Related Authorities

Partido Comunista de España  ( He/She is a member of )

Associative relations :

Partido Socialista Obrero Español  ( He/She is a member of )

Partit Socialista Unificat de Catalunya  ( He/She is a member of )

Solana, Javier (1942- )  ( He/She is a member of the Government )

External Links

Recurso web:

El Pais on line

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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