A geopolitical analysis of an unstable region considered from the largely overlooked, though determining in terms of power and security, point of view of agricultural and water policy.
This book recalls the history of industrial and innovation policies implemented by China since 1949, especially in the domain of nanotechnologies, which Beijing intends to make the launching pad of its future competitivity.
Des politiques industrielles aux entreprises innovantes
Rigas Arvanitis, François Bafoil
A unique comparative history of South East Asian and Central European economies, before and after 1989, through the prism of different models of political domination.
Économies politiques comparées, Europe de l'Est et Asie du Sud-Est
As the world's economic scales tip in the direction of developing countries, Asia is called upon to play an essential role in the resolution of global problems. A fascinating essay on the future of global governance.
A close account of Algerian women's’ struggle for egalitarian laws governing the family.
La lutte pour l'égalité
How to rethink the concept of sovereignty in times of ecological crisis? In reality, the crisis questions the core principles of the city: rather than a policy of men over things of nature, we must develop a cosmopolitan policy of nature.
Philosophie politique en temps de crise écologique
How to created scientific controversies and who benefits from them? A book for everyone who wants to understand what's behind the climate change denial.
Jean-Michel Decroly, François Gemenne
This book analyses the internal and external policies of Obama's term, with a particular attention to the institutional and partisan context marked by the end of the conservatism of Bush's years and the difficult emergence of a new progressivism.
Olivier Richomme, Vincent Michelot
The 2012 edition of Mediterra takes the mobilising potential of the Mediterranean Diet as a basis and proposes a multidimensional itinerary involving sociodemographics, health, ecology, enterprise, geo-economics and citizens' initiative.
The Mediterranean Diet for Sustainable Regional Development
La diète méditerranéenne pour un développement régional durable
How do these people, be they immigrants or the descendents of immigrants, write themselves into French society?
Enquête sur les citoyens d'origine maghrébine, africaine et turque
Sylvain Brouard, Vincent Tiberj
The author analyses the profound transformation of Japanese capitalism, along with a reflection on the diversity of capitalisms. He shows that Japan is still a subjet of studies capable of throwing light on the global issues of the world economy.
Examining the history of international criminal justice, from Nuremberg to today, with the aid of numerous examples from the Balkans to Libya, touching on Rwanda and Darfur, this book questions the pacifying effect of justice and its limitations.
Le dilemme de la paix et de la justice en sortie de conflit armé
Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer
Since the 2008 financial crisis, the G20 has established itself as the primary forum for international economic cooperation. This book is an insightful analysis of its rise and its impact on the international order at a turning point of its trajectory.
This book is a historic, economic, political and legal synthesis of the process of the Europeanization of public services. The author explains why it is a historical rupture, from nation-state organization to a definition of common principles and norms.
Through a selection of ancient or contemporary texts, the reader will discover here the great thinkers of political philosophy.