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political science educator

Henning Melber, German political science educator. Member of Wissenschaftliche Vereinigung fur Entwicklungstheorie und Entwicklungspolitik (governing body member since 1986), Vereinigung der Afrikanisten Deutschlands (steering committee member since 1986).

Background

Melber, Henning was born on August 22, 1950 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Education

Master of Arts in Political Science, Free University, Berlin, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, University Bremen, Federal Republic Germany, 1980.

Career

Journalist Allgemeine Zeitung, Windhoek, Namibia, 1972. Research fellow Max-Planck-Institute Human Development, Berlin, 1979—1982, University Bremen, 1980—1982. Member faculty Kassel University, Germany, since 1982.

Research assistant Lutheran World Federation, Geneva, 1975. Member governing body Information Center Southern Africa, Bonn, Germany, since 1983. Member editorial board Peripherie, since 1980.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Schule und Kolonialismus: Das formale Erziehungswesen Namibias, 1979. Co-author: Namibia Geschichte und Gegenwart, 1977, Our Namibia-A Social Studies Textbook, 1984. Editor: Namibia Kolonialismus und Widerstand, 1981, It is No More a Cry-Namibian Poetry in Exile, 1982, Die Dritte Welt als Gegenstand erziehungswissenschaftlicher Forschung, 1981, In Treue fest, Sudwest, 1984.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Wissenschaftliche Vereinigung fur Entwicklungstheorie und Entwicklungspolitik (governing body member since 1986), Vereinigung der Afrikanisten Deutschlands (steering committee member since 1986).

Connections

Married Mary Wurst Melber, 1979.

spouse:
Mary Wurst Melber