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Wilson was a professional historian and political scientist after a brief law career, wilson settled into an academic career that lasted until 1910. Woodrow wilson entered and left academic life by the same “the profession i chose was politics the profession i entered was law,” he stated. Thomas woodrow wilson (december 28, 1856 to february 3, 1924) was an academic and politician who served as the two-term 28th president. Woodrow wilson - early career woodrow wilson - presidency after finishing his schooling, wilson became a professor of political science while working as.
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