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19.06.2009Lord Ralf Dahrendorf

Lord Ralf Dahrendorf, 80, dies

The employees of the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies mourn the passing of Lord Ralf Dahrendorf, who died at the age of 80 on June 17, 2009, after a severe illness. In 2008 and 2009 Dahrendorf was a visiting researcher at the institute, where he took part in events such as the doctoral colloquium. During his stay in Cologne, Lord Dahrendorf presided over North Rhine-Westphalia's Commission on the Future. On April 20 of this year he personally presented the Commission's report to the state's minister-president.
 

 
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