Definition of Durkheim, Émile in English:

Durkheim, Émile

proper noun

  • (1858–1917), French sociologist; one of the founders of modern sociology. In 1913, he became the first professor of sociology at the Sorbonne. Notable works: "The Division of Labor in Society" (1893) and "Suicide" (1897)

Pronunciation

Durkheim, Émile

/ˈdərkˌhīm/