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L'Union par le droit
L'invention d'un programme institutionnel pour l'EuropeUnion through Law
Inventing an Institutional Programme for Europe
Far from the impediments of a heroic history of Europe with its crises and re-founding treaties, the author shows why and how law became the principal device through which Europe was able to impose itself as a new power centre.
La question migratoire au XXIe siècle
Migrants, réfugiés et relations internationalesMigration Issue in the 21st century
Migrants, Refugees and International Relations
This book is an excellent introduction to migration issues and raises new questions as the links between migration and development, the issues relating to citizenship and nationality, and international cooperation necessary for the management of migrants.
Histoire d'une croyance occidentaleThe Development
The History of a Western Faith
Gilbert Rist provides a complete and powerfull overview of the idea of development. This fourth edition of a long-seller highlights the contradictions arising from "the demands of growth" and the urgency to save the planet.
L'Attraction mondialeWorld Attraction
This didactic presentation of the controversies spurred by the idea of a « universal State » reveals the fault lines that they draw within the major contemporary ideological currents. An introduction to the philosophy of international relations.
Le pouvoir régional
Mobilisations, décentralisation et gouvernance en FranceRegional Power
Mobilisation, decentralisation and governance in France
The process of decentralisation is progressing all over Europe. France is no exception. The author analyses the rise of the regions and offers a new perspective on contemporay France, where local actors play an increasing role in public legislation.
Nicolas Sarkozy. Mesure et démesure du discours
(2007-2012)Nicolas Sarkozy. Measure and Excess in His Speeches
An analysis of the oratorical secrets, manipulation techniques and favourite words of Nicolas Sarkozy, who invented a new kind of expression, shocking many in the process and creating an authentic break in the history of the 5th Republic! .
Le discours présidentiel sous la Ve République
Chirac, Mitterrand, Giscard, Pompidou, de GaullePresidential speech under the Fifth Republic
Chirac, Mitterrand, Giscard, Pompidou, de Gaulle
A passionate reading of the evolution of presidential speeches since 1958, in which we see delivery take precedence over content: the leader replaces the idea and political thought becomes a matter of communication.
La grande transformation du capitalisme japonais (1980-2010)The Great Transformation of Japanese Capitalism (1980-2010)
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.
Pas de paix sans justice ?
Le dilemme de la paix et de la justice en sortie de conflit arméNo Peace Without Justice?
The dilemma of peace and justice after armed conflict
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.
Les lois de l'enfantement
Procréation et politique en France (1982-2011)The Laws of Childbirth
Procreation and Politics in France (1982-2011)
An unprecedented synthesis of thirty years of public debate and political decisions around a societal subject revolutionized by scientific progress.