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  • France Travel Complete Profileby World Trade Press

    World Trade Press 2010; US$ 21.60

    Whether planning your own trip to France, or planning someone else’s, you’ll be equipped with the all-inclusive travel report—both of our “Travel” and “Points of Interest” reports rolled into one. more...

  • The Radical Bourgeoisieby Katherine Auspitz

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 29.00

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

  • Renaissance and Revoltby John Hearsey McMillan Salmon

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 36.00

    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$ 115.00

    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...

  • Hexagonal Variationsby Jo McCormack; Murray Pratt; Alistair Rolls

    Editions Rodopi 2011; Not Available

    Hexagonal Variations provides an essential overview of key debates about contemporary French society and culture. Concise, challenging and comprehensive, its chapters each address the processes of change and redefinition that characterise France today. Contributors analyse and situate cinematic, literary, online and visual texts, mediatic, political... 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$ 46.00

    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 of the... more...

  • Konservative Revolution in Frankreich?by Hans-W. Eckert

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 63.00

    Die Konservative Revolution, Sammelbegriff für die antidemokratische intellektuelle Rechte in der Weimarer Republik, wird vielfach als Teil eines deutschen Sonderweges begriffen. Eckert geht der Frage nach, inwieweit sich der Begriff der Konservativen Revolution auch auf Frankreich anwenden läßt. Ausgangspunkt sind dabei generationsspezifische Erfahrungen... more...

  • Muslims and Jews in Franceby Maud S. Mandel

    Princeton University Press 2014; Not Available

    This book traces the global, national, and local origins of the conflict between Muslims and Jews in France, challenging the belief that rising anti-Semitism in France is rooted solely in the unfolding crisis in Israel and Palestine. Maud Mandel shows how the conflict in fact emerged from processes internal to French society itself even as it was... more...

  • Race in Franceby Herrick Chapman; Laura L. Frader

    Berghahn Books 2004; US$ 34.95

    Scholars across disciplines on both sides of the Atlantic have recently begun to open up, as never before, the scholarly study of race and racism in France. These original essays bring together in one volume new work in history, sociology, anthropology, political science, and legal studies. Each of the eleven articles presents fresh research on the... more...