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Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev (1834-1907) was a Russian chemist and inventor who developed the periodic classification of the elements.

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Why do we learn little about Mendeleev when compared to other science figures?

This is not a question about chemistry as a science, but as a school discipline. Why is it that Mendeleev as a person is barely mentioned in chemistry courses compared to all the others, like Coulomb, ...
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