Article analyzes the position of famous naturalist Vladimir Vernadsky in period 1917-1918, and his active participation in the reorganization of university education in Petrograd Provisional government , and in revolutionary Kiev . Vernadsky opponents in Kiev were as nationally minded Ukrainian intellectuals (like historian Hrushevsky ) and conservative professors former Imperial University of St.. Vladimir in Kiev . These contradictions and conflicts affected and then on different assessments " academic revolution " in Kiev and Ukraine among Ukrainian and Russian emigration after 1922.
Confirmation of privileges in the Portuguese university during the reign of King John I (1384/1385-1433)
The article is dedicated to the problem of continuity and historical memory in a emerging medieval corporation. It observes the end of Portuguese Interregnum 1383-1385 and the first years of the Avis period.
There are two groups of sources in my investigation. The first group consists of the royal diplomas, some of them were donated during John of Avis (future John I) was still protector of the kingdom. Sources of the second group are descriptions of the certification procedures in preambles and conclusions of notarial copies of royal and papal diplomas – and also some particular certification documents. It’s important to underline that most of these certifications form the cartulary of the university privileges. Now we have its copy of the XV c. – Livro Verde (Green book). This codex was an important source of the corporate law until reforms of the XVIII c.
By these texts it’s possible to investigate how the emerging system of corporate law was put into practice. Also I try to analyze its integration to the system of the Royal law.
Chapter is dedicted to the history of the Portuguese university archive in the Middle ages and observes its role in formation and continuity of academic corporation.
Article is devoted to academic and political career of Ukrainian historian Mikhail Hrushevsky in 1910-1920 years. Since the First World War comes a break in his previous academic career, although he participated in establishment and activity of the Ukrainian National University in Kiev. This school was an alternative to 'old' mperial University, the majority of teachers who adhered to conservative ideological principles