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criminologist

Armand Mergen, Luxembourg criminologist. Decorated Chevalier de l'Ordre de St. Agathe; Officer l'Ordre de Merite. Served with Resistance, 1942-1945. Member International Society Criminology, German Society Criminology (honorary president since 1979), American Society Criminology, Defense Sociale, Institute Grand-Ducal, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Mergen, Armand was born on January 29, 1919 in Heffingen, Luxembourg. Son of Jean and Maria (Faber) Mergen.

Education

Student, University Brussels, 1940. Lalbhai Dalpatbhai, University Innsbruck, 1942. Lalbhai Dalpatbhai, University Luxembourg, 1947.

Habilitation, University Mainz, Federal Republic Germany, 1952.

Career

Attorney, Luxembourg, 1946-1958. Professor criminology University Mainz, since 1948. Director Institute Social Defense Luxembourg, 1952-1960.

Works

Membership

Served with Resistance, 1942-1945. Member International Society Criminology, German Society Criminology (honorary president since 1979), American Society Criminology, Defense Sociale, Institute Grand-Ducal, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Connections

Married Eva B. Lodde, December 1977.

father:
Jean Mergen

mother:
Maria (Faber) Mergen

spouse:
Eva B. Lodde