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Inhe was awarded the Bicentennial Medal from the Smithsonian Institution.

He participated actively in other Americanist Congresses: Gonzalez used his influence to establish the Congress of Argentinean Archaeology to further promote the discipline, which led to the establishment of several undergraduate programs and graduate programs offering doctoral degrees. He received his Ph. Rex Gonzalez was a leading figure in South American Archaeology. precolombjno

Published by Society for American Archaeology. His work masterfully combined his interests in art, hunters and gatherers, ethnography, metallurgy, human biology, and museum studies. Gonzaoez his greatest and most long-standing scholarly interest was in the problem of evolution, an interest that he attributed to F.


He was President of the 37th Congress of Americanists. These experiences and developments spread to different Latin American countries elevating archaeological studies as a popular and well-known discipline in the region.

For two years —68he was visiting professor at Harvard University. A former medical doctor from Universidad Nacional de Cordoba Argentinahe attended Columbia University at the advice of Julian Steward, Wendell Bennett, and Precolombbino Metraux, becoming a member of one of the most memorable generations of anthropologists.

Colección Nicolás García Uriburu: arte precolombino – Alberto Rex González – Google Books

Although autobiographical, the book contains gonzalsz of anecdotes written in a very strait forward way with a philosophical touch that gives depth to Rex Gonzalez legacy.

He served in different positions in Argentina: He became a professor at Universidad Nacional del Litoral in A true Americanist, he will be missed and remembered fondly.

Alberto Rex Gonzalez This page can be found at http: He published extensively on an array of themes, most notably: The legacy of these efforts are reex that continue to prepare hundreds of young students, who will be instrumental in the future development of Argentinean archaeology and beyond. Prdcolombino his over 70 years of practicing archaeology, Dr. Gonzalez most valuable contributions was his enormous influence on the establishment and improvement of higher education programs in anthropology and archaeology in Argentina.

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