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Petr Konstantinovich RASHEVSKY

Petr RASHEVSKY, USSR Geometrician. Professor 1934; Doctor of PhysicoMathcinatical Science since 1938; Professor, Moscow University, since 1938. Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals.

Background

  • RASHEVSKY, Petr was born in 1907 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • 1928 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • Specialist in: Riemann geometry. The geometry of affine connectivity. Polymetric geometry (which he developed).

      Axioms of projective geometry. The geometry of homogeneous spaces connected with Lie groups, etc. 1930-1934 instructor, Moscow Power Engineering Institute.

      1931-1934 instructor and 1934-1941 Professor, Moscow Pcdag. Institute; 1942-1949 at Moscow Institute of Railroad Transport Engineering.

    Religion

    Religious faith contradicts people’s efforts to obtain the truth about nature and a human being.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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    Born 1907
    Nationality

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