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Contemporary France : essays and texts on politics, economics, and society

Author: Jill Forbes; Nick Hewlett
Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text is divided into three main parts covering politics in contemporary France, the post-war French economy and contemporary French society. Each part consists of an essay in English which  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Forbes, Jill.
Contemporary France.
London ; New York : Longman, 1994
(OCoLC)625144732
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Forbes; Nick Hewlett
ISBN: 0582073766 9780582073760 0582073774 9780582073777
OCLC Number: 29845384
Language Note: English and French.
Description: xix, 584 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: List of Figures and Tables. List of Texts. Acknowledgements. Preface. Introduction. Part 1: Politics in France: Introduction, 1945-1981: instability, conflict and revolt. The right: from standard bearer of the republic to ordinary political factor. Trade Unions: radicalism and decline. Foreign relations and defence: from colonial imbroglio to quasi-consensus. Conclusion: the death of conflict - a much exaggerated rumour? Suggestions for further reading. Texts and exercises. Part 2: The French Economy: Introduction. Changes in the system of production. Changing characteristics of the work-force. Regional revolutions: the geographical distribution of the French economy. International competition: the opening if the economy to the rest of the world. The use of resources: the changing role of the state and the public sector. Conclusion: expectations and problems for the end of the 1990s. Suggestions for further reading. Texts and Exercises. Part 3: Contemporary French Society: Introduction. Land use, infrastructure and the communications revolution. Social structure of post-war France.
Responsibility: Jill Forbes and Nick Hewlett ; with François Nectoux and Anne Reymond.

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'The books strength lies more directly in the use that it makes of finely selected authentic texts which it provides to accompany the analytical essays.' Cahiers - Association for French Language Read more...

 
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