Le vote des Français de Mitterrand à Sarkozy
French Voters' Choices From Mitterrand to Sarkozy
With a combined analysis of four presidential elections in 1988, 1995, 2002, 2007, the book presents a rigorous examination of the long and short-term motivations that have played a key role in French voters re-electing the Socialist François Mitterand in 1988 and bringing the right-wing candidate Nicolas Sarkozy to power in 2007. The authors portray a French electorate, the evolution of his views, his ideological orientations and choices.
Martial FOUCAULT, university professor at Sciences Po, director of the Centre de recherches politiques de Sciences Po (CEVIPOF).
La Ve République démystifiéeThe 5th Republic Demystified
This unbiased portrait, provided by economists, historians, political scientists, and legal scholars, shows that in its sixty years of existence, the 5th French Republic has only survived by transforming itself.
Villes de gauche, villes de droite
Trajectoires politiques des municipalités françaises de 1983 à 2014Left-wing towns, right-wing towns
Political trajectories of French municipalities from 1983 to 2014
This book analyses the results of a panel of 236 towns with more than 30,000 inhabitants, over a 30-year period (1983-2014). It investigates the local and national criteria liable to explain the success and defeat of candidates, whilst also demonstrating why certain incumbent municipal teams are systematically re-elected.
Le Vote disruptif
Les élections présidentielle et législatives de 2017The disruptive vote
The presidential and legislative elections of 2017
A process of creative destruction of a rare intensity swept through the French political system during the 2017 elections, comparable to a devastated battleground. After the storm, now comes the time for analysis and the first research results.
La démocratie de l'entre-soi
In this book, a team of researchers from CEVIPOF suggests that what is "common" is no longer based on what is public, but on what is private. That politics is now evolving in communitarian spaces of all kinds, family, religious denominations, political parties, oligarchies...
Gouverner (par) les finances publiquesGoverning (via) Public Finance
This book analyses public finances, in a context marked by the issue of government debt, budget constraints and the renewed policy of rigor and fiscal reforms.