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Hazan, Éric

Works: 84 works in 311 publications in 5 languages and 4,627 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Photographs  Guidebooks  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Interviewer, Publishing director, wpr, Other
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Most widely held works about Éric Hazan
Most widely held works by Éric Hazan
First measures of the coming insurrection by Éric Hazan( )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Invention of Paris : a history in footsteps by Éric Hazan( Book )

46 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Invention of Paris, radical author and publisher Eric Hazan takes the reader on an exciting and historically rich tour through the construction of Paris, exploring the places and struggles that have marked its growth. Concentrating both on the literary and cultural representations of the city, as well as riots, rebellions and revolutions--throughout the nineteenth century and up until 1968--Hazan acts as a guide who is simultaneously personal and rigorous in tone. Introducing us to characters as varied as Balzac, Baudelaire, Blanqui, Flaubert, Hugo, Manet and Proust, Hazan charts the formation of a Red Paris through the sedimentation of acts and sources of insurgency, and gives us an unparalleled history of the barricade in the life of the city. The Invention of Paris opens a window on a Paris too often hidden beneath tourist kitsch and bourgeois complacency
A people's history of the French Revolution by Éric Hazan( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and French and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The assault on the Bastille, the Reign of Terror, Danton mocking his executioner, Robespierre dispensing a fearful justice, and the archetypal gadfly Marat -- the events and figures of the French Revolution have exercised a hold on the historical imagination for more than 200 years. It has been a template for heroic insurrection and, to more conservative minds, a cautionary tale. In the hands of Eric Hazan, author of The Invention of Paris, the revolution becomes a rational and pure struggle for emancipation. In this new history, the first significant account of the French Revolution in over twenty years, Hazan maintains that it fundamentally changed the Western world -- for the better. Looking at history from the bottom up, providing an account of working people and peasants, Hazan asks, how did they see their opportunities? What were they fighting for? What was the Terror and could it be justified? And how was the revolution stopped in its tracks? The People's History of the French Revolution is a vivid retelling of events, bringing them to life with a multitude of voices. Only in this way, by understanding the desires and demands of the lower classes, can the revolutionary bloodshed and the implacable will of a man such as Robespierre be truly understood." -- Publisher's description
Notes on the occupation : Palestinian lives by Éric Hazan( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the two months Eric Hazan travels in the West Bank cities of Nablus, Qalqilya, and Hebron - a period of calm when "only" a half-dozen or so young men are killed - Hazan meets and talks with, among others, mothers, political leaders, business people, prisoners' families, a bookseller, a doctor, and a feminist activist." "Through Hazan's notes, we are transported to a little-known world; we glimpse what Palestinian family life is like, we see both election and "martyr" posters in the streets, we hear the local morning news on the radio, and we come to understand that the linear separation the term "the wall" suggests is neither straight nor straightforward." "From the surreal sight of an Israeli settler in a T-shirt jogging with the escort of an army jeep to the bitter description of the Oslo peace process by a former mayor of Nablus as a "pseudo-peace process that accelerated the colonization of the West Bank and intensified repression," Notes on the Occupation captures the day-to-day experiences of people from all walks of life living in the forty-year shadow of the occupation."--Jacket
Reflections on anti-semitism by Alain Badiou( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since the inception of the 'War on Terror', Israel has become increasingly important to Western imperial strategy and ever more aggressive in its policies towards the Palestinians. A key ideological weapon in this development is the cynical accusation of 'anti-Semitism' to silence protest and dissent. For historical reasons, this has been deployed most forcefully in France, and in first of the two essays in this book French writers Alain Badiou and Eric Hazan demolish the 'anti-Semitism is everywhere' claim used to bludgeon critics of the Israeli state and those who stand in solidarity with the banlieue youth. In 'The Philo-Semitic Reaction', Ivan Segré undertakes a meticulous deconstruction of a rampant reactionary trend that identifies Jewish interests with the 'democratic' West. Segré aim is to uphold a universalist position and to defend Jewish tradition from Zionist ideological distortion"--
A history of the barricade by Éric Hazan( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LQR : la propagande du quotidien by Éric Hazan( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La langue de la politique, la langue publique, c'est-à-dire médiatique, la "lingua quintae Respublicae", est devenue, au cours des années 1990, l'idiome qui explicite et légitime le néolibéralisme. L'accent est mis sur la transformation d'expressions isolées, de tournures, de formes syntaxiques qui sont peu à peu vidés de leur sens, de leur force subversive ou politique
Paris Magnum by Magnum Photos( Book )

11 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 235 pictures selected from the 600,000 photographs in the archives of Magnum Photos show Paris in the latter half of the twentieth century, starting just before World War II and ending in the early years of the new millennium."--Page 7
History of the Paris Commune of 1871 by Lissagaray( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1871, the working class of Paris, incensed by their lack of political power and tired of being exploited, seized control of the capital. This book is the outstanding history of the Commune, the heroic battles fought in its defence, and the bloody massacre that ended the uprising. Its author, Lissagaray, was a young journalist who not only saw the events recounted here first-hand, but fought for the Commune on the barricades. He spent the next twenty-five years researching and writing this history, which refutes the slanders levelled at the Communards by the ruling classes and is a vivid and valuable study in urban political revolution, one that retains its power to inspire to this day. -- Back cover
La barricade : histoire d'un objet révolutionnaire by Éric Hazan( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intermittente par nature et devenue symbole des combats de rue, la barricade est le lieu d'histoires singulières, souvent poignantes. Amas d'objets disparates, barriques (dont elle tire son nom), planches, moellons, charrettes, elle offre à un peuple d'ouvriers, d'enfants, de cantinières le moyen de s'opposer au pouvoir, bouleversant à chaque fois l'espace de la ville. Journée des barricades de 1570, barricades de la Fronde ou des canuts, barricades de la Commune : l'histoire de France, et plus encore celle de Paris, est marquée par ces objets hétéroclites et provisoires. Dans un récit documenté et foisonnant, Eric Hazan livre une passionnante histoire de la révolte populaire dont la barricade est devenue l'emblème.--
Le Titien : questions d'iconologie by Erwin Panofsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in French and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vues de Paris : 1750-1850 by Éric Hazan( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En compagnie d'un piéton amoureux de Paris, Eric Hazan, parcou-rons le Paris de Balzac, Stendhal, Hugo ou Nerval, un Paris qui resplendit ici dans les tons frais et joyeux des aquarelles et dessins réunis par I'architecte Destailleur et conservés au département des Estampes et de Ia Photographie de la BNF. Ce Paris aux allures de cité encore médiévale, qui enchaîne les révolutions, couronne les empereurs et restaure par deux fois la monarchie, c'est le Paris d'avant Haussmann :du Marais au Quartier latin, du faubourg Saint-Germain au Palais-Royal, du pont des Arts au pont Neuf, des théâtres des Boulevards au Louvre, on circule à cheval, on pêche dans la Seine, on patauge dans Ia boue de rues sans trottoirs, on court les théâtres, on s'installe aux toutes nouvelles terrasses des cafés."--Page 4 of cover
Balzac, Paris by Éric Hazan( Book )

4 editions published in 2018 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to Paris in the footsteps of Balzac, which allows to discover its printers, publishers, friends or mistresses. The author recalls the importance of this city in the work and the existence of the novelist
Paradis infernaux les villes hallucinées du néo-capitalisme( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Erfindung von Paris : kein Schritt ist vergebens by Éric Hazan( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La dynamique de la révolte sur des insurrections passées et d'autres à venir by Éric Hazan( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changement de propriétaire : la guerre civile continue by Éric Hazan( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rédigé sous forme de chronique, l'essai fait un premier bilan de la politique menée par N. Sarkozy. Il décrit les clivages de la démocratie française et les dessous de ce que l'auteur appelle la guerre civile ou l'état d'exception permanent. Description des cent jours d'un sarkozysme qualifié de triomphant. Avec des dialogues avec J. Rancière et A. Badiou, notamment sur le populisme
Paris sous tension by Éric Hazan( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour aboutir à un livre : entretiens avec Ernest Moret by Éric Hazan( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la banlieue rouge au Grand Paris : d'Ivry à Clichy et de Saint-Ouen à Charenton by Alain Rustenholz( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Invention of Paris : a history in footsteps
Notes on the occupation : Palestinian livesParis MagnumHistory of the Paris Commune of 1871
Alternative Names
Éric Hazan Frans schrijver

Éric Hazan französischer Autor, Verleger und Chirurg

Éric Hazan French writer and publisher

Hazan, Éric

Hazan, Eric 1936-

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アザン, エリック