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Sergei Aleksandrovich Zhebelev

archaeologist , historian

Sergei Zhebelev, USSR Historian, archaeologist.

Background

Zhebelev, Sergei was born on September 22, 1867 in Petersburg.

Education

Graduated from Petersburg University, 1890.

Career

Specialist in classical antiquity. Professor at the University, 1904-1927. Wrote a classical introduction to archaeology, 2 vols, 1923, and many monographs on historical and archeological subjects.

Translated Plato, Aristotle, and other classical thinkers. Directed archaeological research near the north coast of the Black Sea. Academician, 1927.

Religion

Major religious moral codes dehumanise individuals outside their group as less worthy. Results can vary from discrimination to genocide.

Views

Individuals have rights to express freedom if it safeguarde the interests of a collective.