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Planetary ideas and cosmic worldview by A.L. Chizhevsky

V.A. Meider
80,00 Р

UDC  001.32:93/94              


V.A. Meider is Dr.Sci. (Philosophy), prof. at Volzsky branch of Volgograd State University e-mail:


Presented is the analysis of scientific philosophical and poetry heritage of A.L. Chizhevsky, founder of helio-biology, one of most prominent representative of Russian cosmism. His personal, civil and moral features are revealed, creative way, humanistic ideals, cosmic world outlook are recreated. An attempt was made to show, that the legacy of the scientist and humanist thinker of 20th century has retained its relevance also at the present time.

Key words: science, philosophy, cosmic worldview, space, humanism, cognition, methodology, unity, interconnection, good.



  1. Space worldview as new thinking of the 21st century. Moscow, 2004.
  2. Tsiolkovsky, K.E. Dreams about the Earth and the sky. Tula, 1986.
  3. Chizhevsky, A.L. Academy of Poetry. Spiritual contemplation. 1997. No. 3–4.
  4. Chizhevsky, A.L. Aeroionification in the national economy. Moscow, 1960.
  5. Chizhevsky, A.L. Entire life. Moscow, 1974.
  6. Chizhevsky A.L. Earth echo of solar storms. Moscow, 1976.
  7. Chizhevsky, A.L. Poems. Moscow, 1987.
  8. Chizhevsky, A.L. Cosmic pulse of life. Moscow, 1995.
  9. Chizhevsky, A.L. In science I had reputation of a poet. Kaluga, 1996.
  10. Chizhevsky, A.L. Basic principies of the Universe: The Cosmos System. Problems. Spiritual contemplation. 1997, No. 1–2.
  11. Chizhevsky, A. L. On the shore of the Universe. Memories about K.E. Tsiolkovsky. Moscow, 2007.
  12. Chizhevsky, A.L. Music of the finest light and shadows. Moscow, 2013.
  13. Yagodinsky, V.N. Alexander Chizhevsky. Moscow, 2015.