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#3757 Overall Influence

Immanuel Velikovsky

Russian psychiatrist

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Immanuel Velikovsky was a Russian, Israeli, and American scholar. He is the author of several books offering pseudohistorical interpretations of ancient history, including the U.S. bestseller Worlds in Collision published in 1950. Earlier, he had played a role in the founding of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel, and was a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Velikovsky's work is frequently cited as a canonical example of pseudoscience and has been used as an example of the demarcation problem.

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Moscow State University

University in Moscow, Russia

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#1370 World Rank
Sociology
#1419 World Rank
Literature
#1626 World Rank
Psychology