GREAVES HAROLD RICHARD GORING1907-1984 PROFESSOR OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Personal and political papers including papers of the Fabian Society, LabourParty and the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

Administrative / Biographical History

Professor Harold Richard Goring Greaves 1907-1981

Goring was educated at the London School of Economics and Political Science(LSE) and the Graduate Institute, Geneva.

He taught at the LSE from 1930, having previously worked in business, a bank,and free-lance journalism. He was Visiting Professor at Columbia UniversityNew York, 1959-1960. Goring was also Literary Editor of the "PoliticalQuarterly". He contested (Labour) Camborne, Cornwall, 1935. Goring servedwith the BBC and RIIA during World War II (1939-1945).

His publications include:

  • The League Committees and World Order(1931)
  • The Spanish Constitution(1933)
  • Reactionary England (1936)
  • Raw Materials and International Control (1936)
  • The British Constitution(1938)
  • Federal Union(1940)
  • The Civil Service and the Changing State (1947)
  • The Foundations of Political Theory (1958)
  • Democratic Participation and Public Enterprise (Hobhouse Memorial Lecture,1964)

Arrangement

49 folders

Conditions Governing Access

OPEN

Acquisition Information

Greaves, H.R.G.

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