Anne Buttimer, Irish geographer, Died at 78


Anne Buttimer was born on October 31, 1938 and died July 15, 2017.

She was an Irish geographer.

Buttimer was emeritus professor of geography at University College, Dublin.

Anne Buttimer remained in the order for 17 years.

Buttimer chaired an EU-funded research network on sustainable development that had a significant influence on EU policy debates; her work provided important insights into the ways in which communication between scientists and planners can be improved.

Anne Buttimer authored many books and articles on society and space, urban planning, the history of ideas, and environmental policy.

Anne Buttimer passed away at 78 years old.