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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 473320–348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.3.320
Published: 01 June 2017
... secret police, returned to work in Moscow and Prague as a historian of science, played vastly contrasting roles in the Luzin Affair of the 1930s and the rehabilitation of cybernetics in the 1950s, and defected—after 58 years in the Communist Party of the Soviet Union—to Sweden in 1976. This article...
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 465592–632 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.5.592
Published: 01 November 2016
...), known as the cradle of Soviet aviation He kept the post for almost a decade, from 1929 to 1937.23 Although Lavrentiev s memoirs omit Luzin s affair entirely, they do note his rivalry with Luzin over the talented Mstislav Keldysh, who joined TsAGI in 1931, and their tense differences over the merits of...
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1991; 221131–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757675
Published: 01 January 1991
... recent dramatic changes in Soviet science policy. Editors from Pravda accused N.N. Luzin, a mathematician and member of the Academy of Sci ences, of "bending his head before the West."22 Luzin had published works in foreign languages. After a scandalous series of public meet ings in which these and other...