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Obituaries

Obituaries

Carl H. Lande 1924 - 2005

A private memorial Mass is planned for Carl H. Lande, 81, Lawrence. Burial will be in Pioneer Cemetery at Kansas University. Services for friends and colleagues are pending and will be announced at a later date.Mr. Lande died Sunday, May 22, 2005, at his home.He was born Jan. 23, 1924, in Tubingen, Germany, the son of Alfred and Elizabeth Grunewald Lande. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree at Ohio State University and a Ph.D. at Harvard University in 1958, where he was awarded the Chase Prize for his dissertation on a subject relating to the promotion of world peace.Mr. Lande served in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he attained the rank of first lieutenant and served as an intelligence officer in Japan at the general headquarters of Gen. Douglas MacArthur. He was a professor of political science and East Asian studies at Kansas University from 1960 to 1962 and from 1968 until he retired in 2000. He also taught at Yale University; the Ateneo de Manila, University of the Philippines; Monash University in Melborne, Australia; and Sheffield City Polytechnic in Sheffield, England.His major publications included "Leaders, Factions and Parties: The Structure of Philippine Politics" and "Rebuilding a Nation: Philippine Challenges and American Policy." He served on study missions for the Rockefeller Foundation and the Asia Society. He was a visiting fellow at the Rockefeller Foundation's center in Bellagio, Italy, the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars at the Smithsonian Institution. He was also a senior fellow at the East-West Center.He married Nobleza Asuncion. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Jim, Washington, D.C., and Charles, Chicago; a brother, Arnold; and a granddaughter.The family suggests memorials to the International Rescue Committee or Covenant House, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Lande.