Élie Halévy Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Chase, Myrna. Elie Halévy: An Intellectual Biography. New York: Columbia University Press, 1980, 293 p.

Critical biography of Halévy containing an extensive bibliography of primary and secondary sources.


Barraclough, Geoffery. “Historian at the End of His Tether.” The New York Review of Books 5, No. 11 (January 6, 1966): 20-22.

Views Halévy as a sociologist, discusses his ideas on socialism, and observes the limitations of his historical theories.

Brebner, J. Bartlet. “Halévy: Diagnostician of Modern Britain.” Thought XXIII, No. 88...

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