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Sociologie plurielle des comportements politiques
Je vote, tu contestes, elle cherche...The Many-Faceted Sociology of Political Behaviour
I vote, you protest, she's still looking...
In homage to the pluralist political sociology practiced and defended by this French pioneer of experimental survey research, this volume provides an up-to-date overview of current research and major controversies in this field of political science today, thus also serving as an introduction to the analysis of political behaviour.
Que faire des restes ?
Le réemploi dans les sociétés d'accumulation
L'entrepreneur et le prince
La création du service public de l'eauThe Prince and the Entrepreneur
The creation of public water utilities
Drawing on hitherto overlooked sources, Christophe Defeuilley presents three urban histories, in London, New York, and Paris. He describes the major events that punctuated the creation of public water utilities. An in-depth look into the history, both great and small, of the world's three largest cities in 1900.
Les défis de la République
Genre, territoires, citoyennetéChallenges to the Republic
Gender, territory, citizenship
Policies aimed at achieving parity, affirmative action measures, establishing time offices to harmonize working hours, reversing the burden of proof in cases of discrimination, ensuring equal access to public spaces... the French Republic is undeniably undergoing tremendous change.
Calmer les prix
L'inflation en Europe dans les années 1970Slowing Down Prices
European Inflation in the 1970s
Following the oil shock of 1973, a massive wave of inflation spread throughout Europe. This volume explores these upheavals through a broad historical lens, by examining countries in Western, Northern and Eastern Europe, as well as trade unions, businesses and international organizations, particularly the European Community and GATT.
Dire la France
Culture(s) et identités nationales (1981-1995)Defining France
National culture(s) and identities (1981–1995)
Revisiting the high points of cultural policy under François Mitterrand, examining the policies that instated the 'right to cultural difference' and their culmination during the 1993 Gatt negotiations, Vincent Martigny captures the spirit of a decade that remains crucial to understand contemporary disputes over the question of identity.
La crise environnementale en Chine
Évolutions et limites des politiques publiques
This initial assessment of the environmental situation in China thus analyses both the causes of this crisis and the environmental policies subsequently implemented in order to understand a precarious situation that will affect the future of the Earth.
La santé aux États-Unis
Une histoire politiqueHealth in the United States
A political history
Focusing on Congress and questions of health protection, Anne Laure Beaussier shows how the changes in federal power since the 1970s and the ideological polarization between democrats and republicans have affected the social policies of this country.
Gouvernement et hégémonie politique à MarseilleUrban Clientelism
Government and political hegemony in Marseille
Crossing records of unpublished archives, interviews, ethnographic observation, articles and statistics, this book provides, beyond the folklore of Marseille a vision both precise and distanced of the ways to govern a city.
Les Banques centrales et l'État-nationThe Central Banks and the Nation-State
The entire standard theory of central banking is constructed on the model of independence to the state. Yet the history of central banks comes back to the state, or rather to the nation-state. In order to understand the reasons for this paradox, this book analyses the evolution of the relationship between fifteen central banks and the state.