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Dr. Norman Pollack

East Lansing

Norman Pollack, beloved husband of Nancy Pollack, devoted father of Peter and Sallie Pollack and loving grandfather of Maxwell, Laura and Zachary Pollack passed away on June 11, 2017, at the age of 84.

Dr. Pollack was Professor of History emeritus at Michigan State University and previously taught at Yale University and Wayne State. His published works include The Populist Response to Industrial America, The Humane Economy, and The Just Polity. His most recent work, Capitalism, Hegemony and Violence in the Age of Drones, is being prepared for publication. He was a passionate teacher and a longtime participant in civil rights and anti-war movements. Active as a runner, cyclist and mountain hiker, he enjoyed involving family in these challenging activities. As we remember Norman, we feel his kindness, fairness, and special sense of humor.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.
Published in Lansing State Journal on June 13, 2017
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