The article discusses the dynamics of the views of V.I. Vernadsky. Based on the study of his diaries, a conclusion is formulated about the decisive influence of the October 1917 revolution on the scientist’s worldview. Practice demonstrated the strength of the new government. As a scientist, Vernadsky was forced to admit the fallacy of his early ideas about the role of the people in the political life of the country.
Key words: power, society, Russian revolution, V.I. Vernadsky.Сомов
Citation link: Somov V.A., Egorov G.V. The power and the people in the turning point of the Russian revolution of 1917 (Based on diaries of V.I. Vernadsky) // Humanities researches of the Central Russia. - 2021. - № 2 (19). - P. 39-45. DOI 10.24412/2541-9056-2021-2-39-45
DOI: DOI 10.24412/2541-9056-2021-2-39-45