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Contemporary France

an introduction to French politics and society

by David Howarth

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Published by Arnold, Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- Politics and government -- 1995-,
    • France -- Social conditions -- 1995-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-226) and index.

      StatementDavid Howarth, Georgios Varouxakis.
      ContributionsVarouxakis, Georgios, 1966-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC412 .H69 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3323576M
      ISBN 100340741864, 0340741872
      LC Control Number2004296354
      OCLC/WorldCa51272075

      Culture A selection of France's best contemporary writers With France the guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair this year, we look at some of the nation's best contemporary authors. At least since the French Revolution, France has the peculiar distinction of simultaneously fascinating, charming and exasperating its neighbours and foreign observers. Contemporary France provides an essential introduction for students of French politics and society, exploring contemporary developments while placing them in a deeper historical, intellectual, cultural and .

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