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The Russian CosmistsThe Esoteric Futurism of Nikolai Fedorov and His Followers$
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George M. Young

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199892945

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892945.001.0001

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Cosmism and Its Offshoots Today

Cosmism and Its Offshoots Today

(p.219) 12 Cosmism and Its Offshoots Today
The Russian Cosmists

George M. Young

Oxford University Press

This chapter discusses Cosmism and related developments in Russia today. Institutions for the study and propagation of Cosmism include the Fedorov Museum in Moscow and the Tsiolkovsky Museum of Cosmonautics and Chizhevsky Center in Kaluga. Related institutions and movements include ISRICA, the Institute for Research into Cosmic Anthropoecology in Irkutsk; the Neo-Eurasianist followers of Lev Gumilev; the Hyperborean movement; and the Russian transhumanist and immortalist movements led by Igor Vishev and Danila Medvedev. The chapter concludes with an assessment of the significance and prospects of the Cosmist tendency.

Keywords:   Fedorov Museum, Tsiolkovsky Museum of Cosmonautics, cosmic anthropoecology, paranormal, Neo-Eurasianism, Lev Gumilev, transhumanism, scientific immortalism, Danila Medvedev

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