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Georges Sorel

Philosopher (2-Nov-1847 — 29-Aug-1922)


Arthur L. Greil. Georges Sorel and the Sociology of Virtue. University Press of America. 1981. 248pp.

Irving Louis Horowitz. Radicalism and the Revolt Against Reason: The Social Theories of Georges Sorel. Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1961. 264pp.

Richard D. Humphrey. Georges Sorel, Prophet Without Honor: A Study in Anti-Intellectualism. Harvard University Press. 1951. 246pp.

James Hans Meisel. The Genesis of Georges Sorel: An Account of His Formative Period Followed by a Study of His Influence. G. Wahr. 1951. 320pp.

Larry Portis. Georges Sorel. Pluto Press. 1980. 120pp.

Jack Joseph Roth. The Cult of Violence: Sorel and the Sorelians. University of California Press. 1980. 359pp.

Richard Vernon. Commitment and Change: Georges Sorel and the Idea of Revolution. University of Toronto Press. 1978. 148pp.


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  3. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.461)

  4. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.422)

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