Lawrence Davis


Professor of History and Chair, Department of History, Government and Economics, North Shore Community College

Center Associate
Current Project
Georges Lefebvre: A life in history, 1928-1959
Foreign Language


, History
Selected Publications

“Georges Lefebvre” in Philip Daileader and Philip Whalen, French Historians, 1900-2000: New Historical Writing in Twentieth-Century France. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

“Are there useful comparisons to be made between the French Revolution of 1789 and the Russian Revolution of 1917?” in History in Dispute: Twentieth-Century European Social and Political Movements, Vol. 17, Second Series. St. James Press, 2004.

“Jean Jaurès, Karl Marx, and the French Revolution: Histoire socialiste as Marxist Interpretation,” Consortium on Revolutionary Europe Selected Papers. Florida State University: Institute on Napoleon and the French Revolution (1995): 190-198.

Review of Ivan T. Berend, Europe Since 1980 (Cambridge University Press, 1980). In Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d’histoire, December 2011.

Review of Sande Cohen, History out of Joint: Essays in the Use and Abuse of History (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006). In Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d’histoire, September 2007.