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La dictature de Salazar face à l'émigration
L'État portugais et ses migrants en France (1957-1974)
The Salazar Dictatorship Faced with Migration
Victor Pereira
Following extensive research in the Portuguese, Spanish, and French archives and a series of interviews with political and institutional actors from the period, this author offers an original history of migrants and Portuguese migration policies.



Consommateurs engagés à la Belle Époque
La Ligue sociale d'acheteurs
Socially Responsible Consumers of the Belle Epoque
'La Ligue sociale d'acheteurs'
Marie-Emmanuelle Chessel
By recounting the origins, the history and the posterity of the Ligue from the 1880s to the 1930s, this book casts a new light on the history of French society in the first half of the 20th century.



Le communisme vietnamien (1919-1991)
Construction d'un État nation entre Moscou et Pékin
Vietnamese Communism, 1919-1991
The Construction of a Nation State between Moscow and Beijing
Céline Marangé
How did Vietnamese Communists succeed within 50 years in overthrowing colonial rule, keeping the American army at bay and conquering the South in 1975? The first exhaustive study on Vietnamese communism in over 30 years !



La République des constitutionnalistes
Professeurs de droit et légitimation de l'État en France (1870-1914)
Constitutionalist Republic
Law professors and the legitimization of the state in France (1870-1914)
Guillaume Sacriste
This work retraces the invention of the constitutionalist, this law professor specializing in constitutional policy, and demonstrate how these professors played a crucial role in the advent of the new regime.



Femmes et pouvoir sous la Ve République
De l'exclusion à l'entrée dans la course présidentielle
Women and Power under the 5th Republic
Mariette Sineau
50 years of history of conflict between women and power in France. This book tells the decisive stages of their accession to the highest steps of political life.



La République en quête de citoyens
Les républicains face au bonapartisme rural (1848-1880)
The Republic Courting Citizens
French Republicans Encountering Rural Bonapartism (1848-1880)
Chloé Gaboriaux
Gaboriaux's book tracks republican approaches to rural votes. She shows how Republicans themselves changed their version of the Republic to make it more attractive to peasants, so that by the 1870s they were seen as the model for the Republican citizenry.



Le soutien américain à la Francophonie
Enjeux africains 1960-1970
The United States Support to Francophonie
African Issues 1960-1970
Marine Lefevre
50 years after the independance of African States, the history of the interest and active support of the United States in the development of the Francophonie.



Les pieds-noirs et la politique
Quarante ans après le retour
Politics and the Pieds-Noirs
Emmanuelle Comtat
An analysis of the political behavior of the pieds-noirs (French colonials born in Algeria) from 1871 to 2002, in light of the trauma of the Algerian war and their subsequent return to France.



France-Suisse ou la force du petit
Évasion fiscale, relations commerciales et financières (1940-1954)
France-Switzerland or the power of the litlle
Capital Evasion, Commercial and Financial relations (1940-1954)
Janick Marina Schaufelbuehl
This economic history text describes the profitable relationship between France and Switzerland. If the subject is rather pointed, it offers an incomparable perspective on the battle France waged to recover money hidden in Switzerland.



La CFDT (1968-1995)
De l'autogestion au syndicalisme de proposition
The CFDT
From independent management to the unionization of productivity (1968-1995)
Nicolas Defaud
In this passionate history of the CFDT (Confédération française démocratique du travail), Nicolas Defaud shows how the CFDT has shifted from management-based socialism to apolitical reformism in less than a generation.



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