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  • Radicalism in French Cultureby Niilo Kauppi

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2010; US$ 119.95

    This ground-breaking book furthers the internal sociological analysis of ideas and styles of thought by showing that the defining but largely neglected feature of what has become 'French theory' is a collective mind and style, with an explosive but fragile mixture of scientific and political radicalism. This will be a key text for social theorists... more...

  • Organizing for Warby Rachel Chrastil

    LSU Press 2010; US$ 24.95

    By the end of the Franco-Prussian War (1870--71), Germany occupied one third of French territory, thousands of Alsatians and Lorrainers had flooded into France, and 140,000 French soldiers had died. France's crushing defeat in the most significant European armed conflict between the Napoleonic wars and World War I cast long shadows over military garrisons,... more...

  • The Radical Bourgeoisieby Katherine Auspitz

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 37.00

    A reassessment of the role of French Radicals as thinkers and politicians. more...

  • Renaissance and Revoltby John Hearsey McMillan Salmon

    Cambridge University Press 1987; US$ 41.00

    Including Professor salmon's pioneering and authoritative analyses as well as particular studies of french revolts. more...

  • The End of the French Exception?by Professor Tony Chafer; Emmanuel Godin

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 110.00

    Analyzes the notion of the French exception and the ways in which it has informed both academic analysis and political commentary on France today. Adopting a comparative and interdisciplinary approach it examines the resilience of the notion of French exceptionalism and evaluates its relevance in a changing domestic and global context. more...

  • De France en Nouvelle-Franceby Hubert Watelet

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 1994; US$ 14.99

    Spécialiste des élites politiques de la Nouvelle-France, et de leurs origines familiales et sociales, le professeur Jean-Claude Dubé, de l?Université d?Ottawa, s?est fait connaître par l?originalité de ses travaux et son double intérêt pour la France de l?Ancien Régime et la colonie. Conçu dans un perspective large qui est celle de Jean-Claude Dubé... more...

  • Saturday Salonby Valerie Davisson

    Hillcrest Media Group, Inc. 2011; US$ 4.99

    An inspiring book, SATURDAY SALON shows you how to have a fun evening of stimulating, fun conversation that simply doesn't exist anywhere else in our busy lives today. It is a guide to hosting your own Saturday Salon, from making your first guest list, to closing the door on the last satisfied guest. It also takes you on a tour through the world... more...

  • Africa and Franceby Dominic Thomas

    Indiana University Press 2013; US$ 23.99

    Africa and France reveals how increased control over immigration has changed cultural and social production, especially in theatre, literature, film, and even museum construction. A hated of foreigners, accompanied by new forms of intolerance and racism, has crept from policy into popular expressions of ideas about the postcolony and ethnic minorities.... more...

  • The Harkisby Vincent Crapanzano

    University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 30.00

    In this haunting chronicle of betrayal and abandonment, ostracism and exile, racism and humiliation, Vincent Crapanzano examines the story of the Harkis, the quarter of a million Algerian auxiliary troops who fought for the French in Algeria’s war of independence. After tens of thousands of Harkis were massacred by other Algerians at the end... more...

  • The British in Rural Franceby Michaela Carole Benson

    Manchester University Press 2011; US$ 95.00

    The British in rural France is a study of how lifestyle choices intersect with migration, and how this relationship frames and shapes post-migration lives. It presents a conceptual framework for understanding post-migration lives that incorporates culturally-specific imaginings, lived experiences, individual life histories, and personal circumstances.... more...