Dumazedier, Joffre

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Dumazedier, Joffre Gender: M
Joffre Roger Dumazedier
born on 30 December 1915 at 01:30 (= 01:30 AM )
Place Taverny, France, 49n02, 2e13
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 07°16' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 13°43 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 23°18'


French sociologist, considered one of the pioneers of the sociology of leisure and the most eminent author on the subject since the publication of his book "Towards a culture of leisure?" in 1962. He invented a socio-pedagogical method to simplify intellectual work, known as Mental Training.

He died on 25 September 2002.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Philosophes' pdf file, p. 40.


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Sociologist
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Sociology)