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Histoires universelles et philosophies de l'histoire
De l'origine du monde à la fin des temps
UNIVERSAL HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHIES OF HISTORY
From the origins of the world to the end of time
Alexandre Escudier, Laurent Martin
Through philosophical questioning and a historical approach open to input from sociology, geography, mathematical sciences, and the law, it is possible to envision a paradigm that encourages a cosmopolitical view of history that would benefit human life.



Refonder le système de protection sociale
Pour une nouvelle génération de droits sociaux
Restructuring the Social Protection System
Towards a New Generation of Social Rights
Bernard Gazier, Bruno Palier, Hélène Périvier
Designing a new architecture for social protection, the book shows that it is urgent and possible to rebuild the system. A plea for the design of a new generation of social rights, by three specialists in family policies, employment, social protection!



Vingtième Siècle 124,octobre-décembre 2014
Militaires et pouvoirs au Moyen-Orient
Vingtième siècle 124, octobre-décembre 2014
Military and Powers in the Middle-East
et al.
Table of contents: The Lebanese Army, 1945 to 1975 - The Army in Iraq from 1932 to 1968 - The Birth of Military Regimes in the Middle East - Nasser, Amer and Their Army - Foreign Policy and the Military in Syria (1946-1970) - Politics and the Army in Turkey (1908-1980) - Politicians and Generals in Israel during the 20th and 21st Centuries.



Violence et politique au Moyen-Orient
Politics and Violence in the Middle East
Pierre Blanc, Jean-Paul Chagnollaud
The desertion of politics, whose legitimacy is based on dialogue, compromise and the reference to the law, leaves the way open to a wave of multiform violence in this region. This work attempts to decipher the mechanisms behind this violence.



Vingtième Siècle 123, juillet-septembre 2014
Histoire des sensibilités au 20e siècle
Special issue : A History of Sensibilities in the 20th Century
et al.
Table of contents: From Depth Psychology to a History of Sensibility - From Bloody Horror to Intolerable Animal Suffering - Gastronomic Curiosity and Exotic Cuisine in Interwar France - Honking and Crowing: France Discovers a New Noisy Existence - The Long Goodbye - The Metamorphosis of Intimacy - and more...



Vingtième Siècle 122, avril-juin 2014
Le génocide des Tutsi rwandais, vingt ans après
The Rwandan Tutsi Genocide, Twenty Years Later
et al.
On 7 April 1994, the genocide of Rwandan Tutsis began. Three months later: eight hundred thousand to one million victims. Vingtième Siècle analyses this major event of our contemporary history by giving voice to French and Rwandan researchers, young historians and anthropologists.



René Rémond, historien
René Réond, Historian
Jean-Noël Jeanneney, Jean-François Sirinelli
Specialising in the contemporary era, René Rémond (1918–2007) penned a number of works which contributed significantly to the revival of political and religious history in France. This collection brings together the accounts of historians who knew Rémond, who were influenced by his work with articles analysing specific elements of his oeuvre.



La France, l'Allemagne et l'Europe monétaire de 1974 à 1981
La persévérance récompensée
Amaury de Saint Périer



La Justice en procès
Les mouvements de contestation face au système pénal (1968-1983)
Justice on Trial
Protesting the Penal System (1968–1983)
Jean Bérard
Jean Bérard offers us the untold story of the relationships between protest movements and the law, shining a light on their essential contribution to the development of criminal law and our contemporary penal system.



Emmaus and the Abbé Pierre
An Alternative Model of Entreprise, Charity and Society
Axelle Brodiez-Dolino
This is the extraordinary development of contemporary humanitarian and an important page of French social history that Axelle Brodiez-Dolino allows us to (re) read through two inseparable stories, those of Emmaus and the Abbé Pierre Pierre.



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