V. I. Vernadsky and the Problem of Consciousness

The article analyzes how V. I. Vernadsky approached the phenomenon of consciousness at the intersection of various lines of his activities: as a scientist, a philosopher, a founder of research schools, a public figure, a historian of science, and an essayist. Although the question is very complicated, the author proposes a preliminary discussion of the problem, hoping that it will help further investigations based on more complete archival evidence.

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, V. I. Vernadsky and the Problem of Consciousness, Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki [Studies in History of Science and Technology], , p.  3-21

    © Studies in the History of Science and Technology: Quarterly scientific journal of the Russian Academy of Sciences (2015)
    ISSN 0205-9606. Индекс 70143