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Nouveaux modèles de gestion des ressources
Défendre les intérêts des femmes au travail
La Banque d'Angleterre
Une marche erratique vers l'indépendance 1977-2007The bank of England
An erratic march towards independence 1977-2007
This book closely observes the evolution, punctuated by periodic experiments and spectacular turnarounds, towards one of most significant institutional reforms in post-war United Kingdom : the bank of England.
Les Politiques de biodiversitéThe politics of biodiversity
The politicisation of biodiversity is the subject of this pluri-disciplinary book, which brings together a range of scientific fields & covers previously neglected dimensions of this issue, including economies of scale, the political impact of the scientific categories mobilised by actors & the instrumentalization of international norms by states.
La Lutte contre la corruption, le blanchiment, la fraude fiscale
L'exigence d'éthique dans les mouvements financiersThe fight against corruption, money laundering and tax evasion
The demand for ethics in financial movements
This book provides an overview of the range and limits of the measures and the law on transparency, anti-corruption and economic modernization, presented by actors directly involved in current movements of regulation.
Croire et faire croire
Usages politiques de la croyanceBelieve and mahe believe
Political usages of belief
Ideologies are still active but they are divided, compartmentalised, through a mosaic of references, standards and objectives. The multidisciplinary perspective of this volume. Drawing on philosophy, history, art history, political science, sociology, the authors question the political usages of individual and collective belief.
Le nouveau capitalisme agricole
De la ferme à la firmeNew agricultural capitalism
From the farm to the firm
How are the "mega-farms" organised? What are their logics and modes of action? In what spaces do they situate themselves? How does a family farm become an agricultural company? What kind of actors are involved? What are their attitudes towards politics? What conflicts do they provoke? The first study of an emerging global phenomenon.
Des médicaments à tout prix
Sociologie des génériques en FranceMedicine at any price
Sociology of generic drugs in France
Twenty years after they were introduced in France, generic drugs remain controversial. For some they are authentic drugs, upon which the survival of our health insurance system depends. For others, they are poor imitations which sacrifice health in the name of economics. The development of these generics has reconfigured the French health system.
La Sexualité en prison de femmesWomen's sexuality in prison
For two years, sociologist Myriam Joël collected the secrets of 80 detainees and 70 professionals and volunteers working in female detention. Her study reveals a surprisingly free way of speaking about a subject that is often considered illegitimate and ignored in social sciences: women's sexuality in prison.