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Aleksandr Appolonovich Manuilov

economist

Aleksandr Manuilov, USSR Economist.

Background

Manuilov, Aleksandr was born on February 28, 1861.

Education

Graduated in law from Odessa University, 1883.

Career

Professor of Moscow University, 1901. Rector of Moscow University, 1908-1911. As a young scientist, interested in Marxism (translated Marx), then liberal populism, and later joined the Cadet Party.

Opponent of Stolypin’s agrarian policies. In the spring of 1917, Minister of Education in the Provisional Government. After the October Revolution 1917, emigrated, but soon returned.

Taught Marxism in various Russian universities.

Religion

Religions convince people that the source of their misery lies in the inherent and unchangeable "sinfulness" of humanity rather than in the forms of social organization and institutions.

Views

Communist Party of the Soviet Union is able to build a new society where people are no rich or poor.