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La sécurisation des parcours professionnelsSafeguarding Career Paths
This book analyzes the concepts of "flexicurity" and "career security", their different interpretations in France and Europe in order to improve their economic and social efficiency and to help a systemic overhaul of employment policies.
Améliorer l'assurance chômageImproving Unemployment Insurance
Inefficient, the French unemployment insurance system promotes job instability and helps maintain high unemployment. This summary shows that there is significant leeway to improve our system of unemployment insurance.
Violence et politique au Moyen-OrientPolitics and Violence in the Middle East
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.
La menace fantôme
Les industries culturelles face au numériqueThe Phantom Menace
Cultural Industrie in the Digital Age
Will cultural industries disappear because of the digital revolution? Can they survive the major disruptions caused by new technologies? In this little survival guide, the professionals of the cultural industries will find some keys to face this major challenge.
Mai 68, un pavé dans leur histoire
Événements et socialisation politiqueMay 1968, A Page in History
Historical Events and Political Socialisation
Who are the men and women who participated in May 1968? What was the impact of their activism on their children? Based on a large scale survey among "ordinary sixty-huitards", the book rehabilitates a plural history of May 68 by combining statistical analysis and life stories.
Les chemins de l'État de droit
La voie étroite des pays entre Europe et RussieRule of Law as State-Making
The European Neighbourhood in Perspective
This clear and well-documented study on the emergence of the rule of law in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus offers reflections which can also be applied to other contexts, in particular the events of the Arab Spring.
Médecin du travail, médecin du patron ?
L'indépendance médicale en questionOccupational Physicians or Corporate Doctors?
Questioning Medical Independence
Work-related suffering, occupational cancers, musculoskeletal disorders... In France, occupational risk prevention is taking a turn for the worse. This work sheds light on the failings of a system that exposes millions of workers to serious but preventable risks, and offers possibilities for improving the independence of occupational physicians.
Valeur financière et vérité
Enquête d'anthropologie politique sur l'évaluation des entreprises cotées en bourseThe Truth behind Financial value
A study in political anthropology on the valuations of publicly listed companies
An anthropologist among analysts and traders! Horacio Ortiz analyses how these "experts" state the value of companies listed on the stock exchange and reveals the contradictions and weaknesses of this activity whose issues are crucial for the economic, political and social interest and yet poorly understood .
La citoyenneté européenne
Un espace quasi étatiqueEuropean Citizenship and the Quasi-State
Teresa Pullano presents a strong new perspective on European citizenship. Incorporating ideas from many philosophers such as Étienne Balibar and Michel Foucault, she illustrates how a reconceptualization of European citizenship is taking place.
Les migrations environnementales
Enjeux et gouvernanceEnvironmental Migration
Governance and Issues
Examining the immense challenge of environmental migration for the international community, this volume presents an overview of the current research and debates on this issue, with an added emphasis on legal matters and issues of governance.