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Sorel never abandoned his belief in Marx, but he used his doctrines selectively.
Sorel derives from Marx (reinforced by his own interpretation of Vico) his
conception of man as an active being, born to work and create ; from this follows
his right ...
Greek civilisation for Sorel is symbolised by the sculptor who cuts the marble - the
resistance of the stone, resistance as such, is essential to the process of creation.
In modern factories the struggle is not merely between men — workers — and ...
According to Daniel Halevy, France at the turn of the century, and in particular
Paris and its environs, were relatively unindus- trialised compared with England
or Germany. Sorel is closer to Proudhon's world than to that of General Motors or
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