Elie Halévy and philosophical radicalism

Abstract : "In 1995, the Presses universitaires de France re-published (for the very first time in French) Elie Halévy's classic book La formation du radicalisme philosophique (first edition 1901–4). Startlingly, in the afterword of volume 1, Jean-Pierre Dupuy explained that even if this book on Bentham and his school of thought has been considered a classic and one of the first serious historical studies in any language, Halévy had been a “bad interpreter” of utilitarianism. (...)"
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Ludovic Frobert. Elie Halévy and philosophical radicalism. Modern Intellectual History, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2015, 12 (1), pp.127-150. ⟨10.1017/S1479244314000377⟩. ⟨halshs-01092134⟩

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