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The Politics of the Veil
Princeton University Press (2009)
£21.84

In 2004, the French government instituted a ban on the wearing of "conspicuous signs" of religious...

Becoming Roman: The Origins of Provincial Civilization in Gaul

Becoming Roman

The Origins of Provincial Civilization in Gaul

Cambridge University Press (1998)
£27.99

Studies the 'Romanization' of Rome's Gallic provinces in the late Republic and early empire.

The End of the French Exception?: Decline and Revival of the 'French Model'

The End of the French Exception?

Decline and Revival of the 'French Model'

Palgrave Macmillan (2010)
£76.99

Analyzes the notion of the French exception and the ways in which it has informed both academic...

Algeria in France: Transpolitics, Race, and Nation

Algeria in France

Transpolitics, Race, and Nation

Indiana University Press (2004)
£16.79

Algerian migration to France began at the end of the 19th century, but in recent...

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres
Penguin Publishing Group (1986)
£10.24

Mont Saint Michel and Chartres is a record not of a literal jouney but of a meditative journey...

Reading the French Enlightenment: System and Subversion
Cambridge University Press (1999)
£23.99

This 1999 book is an ambitious reinterpretation of a crucial aspect of eighteenth-century thought,...

Nationalism, Positivism and Catholicism: The Politics of Charles Maurras and French Catholics 1890–1914

Nationalism, Positivism and Catholicism

The Politics of Charles Maurras and French Catholics 1890–1914

Cambridge University Press (2002)
£32.50

This study of Maurrassian ideology and Catholic reactions to it explores a wide range of themes.

Transcultural Teens: Performing Youth Identities in French Cités

Transcultural Teens

Performing Youth Identities in French Cités

Transcultural Teens provides readers with a window onto the cultural and linguistic creativity of...

The Third Republic in France 1870-1940: Conflicts and Continuities
Taylor and Francis (2000)
£35.99

An essential introduction to the major political problems, debates and conflicts which are central...

Empire and Culture: The French Experience, 1830-1940

Empire and Culture

The French Experience, 1830-1940

Palgrave Macmillan (2004)
£85.00

By 1931, the time of the huge Colonial Exhibition in Paris, France had the second largest empire in...