VSU history scholar is the winner of the Russian Science Foundation competition

Results of the competition “Fundamental scientific research and exploratory scientific research by small scientific groups” have been summed up.

Mikhail Beznin’s project “Power and Property in Soviet Russia (late 1920s – early 1950s): the struggle of economic and political interests” was among the winners. Mikhail Beznin is Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of National History at VSU.   

Russian Science Foundation will support the project in 2022-2023. Two young scientists: Sergey Lebedev, a graduate student of the Department of National History at VSU, and Kirill Dimoni, a researcher at Vologda Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences are to join the project.   

The project is to develop methodological approaches to the study of a new system of property relations, the genesis of the owner class and other problems.