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Author Sorel, Georges, 1847-1922.
Title Réflexions sur la violence. English
Reflections on violence / edited by Jeremy Jennings.
Imprint United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Series Cambridge texts in the history of political thought
Cambridge texts in the history of political thought.
Subject Syndicalism.
Strikes and lockouts.
Social conflict.
Violence.
Huelgas.
Sindicalismo.
Conflicto social.
Alt Name Jennings, Jeremy, 1952-
Series Cambridge texts in the history of political thought
Cambridge texts in the history of political thought.
Subject Syndicalism.
Strikes and lockouts.
Social conflict.
Violence.
Huelgas.
Sindicalismo.
Conflicto social.
Alt Name Jennings, Jeremy, 1952-
Description 1 online resource (xxxix, 300 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary In this classic text, Sorel develops the ideas of violence, myth, and the general strike as the heroic actions of the proletariat. His ideas would later be cited by Marxists and Fascists to support their non-compliant and violent methods to strike at bourgeoisie culture.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction: Letter to Daniel Halevy -- I. Class struggle and violence -- II. decadence of the bourgeoisie and violence -- III. Prejudices against violence -- IV. proletarian strike -- V. political general strike -- VI. ethics of violence -- VII. ethics of the producers -- App. I Unity and multiplicity -- App. II Apology for violence -- App. III In defence of Lenin.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0511039611 (electronic bk.)
9780511039614 (electronic bk.)
052155117X (hb)
9780521551175 (hb)
9780511815614 (electronic bk.)
0511815611 (electronic bk.)
0521559103
9780521559102
OCLC # 56216973
Additional Format Print version: Sorel, Georges, 1847-1922. Réflexions sur la violence. English. Reflections on violence. United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999 052155117X 0521559103 (DLC) 98055975 (OCoLC)40595298