Person - Gómez Arboleya, Enrique (1910-1959)

Gómez Arboleya, Enrique (1910-1959)




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Gómez Arboleya, Enrique (1910-1959)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Cebreros (Ávila, España)  1910-09-13 - Madrid (España)  1959-12-21


Spanish professor. He began his academic education studying high school at the General and Technical High School of Seville and at the General and Technical High School of Huelva. He studied the degree of Law and the doctorate in the University of Granada. Granted with an internship by the University to study in the University of Berlin.

His academic career began being named assistant professor of the Faculty of Law of the University of Granada. Moreover, he took charge temporarily of the vacant chair of the Philosophy of Law, and acquires the chair of History of Law, Political Law and Philosophy of Law.

In the University of Seville he received the chair of Philosophy of Law. In the University of Madrid he was appointed professor and had functions of vice dean at the Faculty of Political, Economic and Commercial Law.

He started the “purge of procedures” in 1940. He was kept in his position.

His sociological work has been valued as a key milestone for the definitive establishment of this science in Spain.

Other activities he carried out were:

He belonged to the literary context of Federico García Lorca.

He participated in the magazine Gallo.

Personal secretary of Manuel de Falla.

Director of the magazine "Anuario de Filosofía del Derecho".

Member of the Editorial Board of the Revista Española de Derecho Internacional.

Member of the Editorial Board of the Revista de Estudios Políticos.

Member of the Instituto de Estudios Políticos (Institute of Political Studies) and the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (Superior Council of Scientific Investigations).

Member of the Instituto Nacional de Estudios Jurídicos (National Institute of Law Studies).


Profession (carried on by):

Catedráticos de Derecho in  Spain in 1939 Obs.:  Universidad de Granada, Madrid y Sevilla.

Profession (carried on by):

Authors in  Spain  Obs.:  Es reconocida su obra sociológica.

Profession (carried on by):

Redactores in  Spain  Obs.:  Participa en la revista Gallo.


Place of arrival:

Buenos Aires (Argentina)  Obs.:  Viaje académico.


Granada (España) in 1931 Obs.:  Infancia. Estudiante. Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad.


Huelva (España) between 1920 and 1924 Obs.:  Infancia.

Place of arrival:

Montevideo (Uruguay)  Obs.:  Viaje académico.

Place of arrival:

Santiago (Región Metropolitana de Santiago, Chile)  Obs.:  Viaje académico.


Sevilla (España) in 1940-11-14 Obs.:  Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad.

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Cebreros (Ávila, España) in 1910-09-13

Lugar de Defunción:

Madrid (España) in 1959-12-21

Related Authorities

Falla, Manuel de (1876-1946)  ( He/She/It collaborated with; Secretario de Manuel de Falla. )

Associative relations :

García Lorca, Federico (1898-1936)  ( He/She is friend with; Pertenece al entorno literario de Federico García Lorca. )

Junta para la Ampliación de Estudios e Investigaciones Científicas (España)  ( He/She works for )

Universidad Central (Madrid, España)  ( He/She works for )

Universidad de Granada (España)  ( He/She works for )

Universidad de Sevilla (España)  ( He/She works for )

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Fichero de Autoridades:

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