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The politics of fun : cultural policy and debate in contemporary France

Author: David Looseley
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Berg Publishers, 1997.
Series: Berg French studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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This study considers contemporary policies for the arts in France and the cultural and political issues they have raised. The author concentrates mainly on the Mitterrand years and the various influences which marked them.
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Named Person: François Mitterrand; Jack Lang; Jack Lang; François Mitterrand
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Looseley
ISBN: 1859731538 9781859731536 1859730132 9781859730133
OCLC Number: 42399708
Description: xv, 279 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The Precursors: The Popular Front, Vichy and the Liberation; Heritage, Creation, Democratisation: The Malraux Years; From Malraux to Mitterrand: Creation and Creativity; Culture and the Economy; Policies for High Culture; Beyond High Culture: Pluralism and le tout-culturel; A Certain Idea of the City: The Presidential Grands Projects; Lang and the Politics of Fun: Politicising the Cultural Debate, 1985-88; Popularising the Past: Lang et Leotard, Meme Combat?; Culture and the Audiovisual; A l'Heure des Bilans: The Ministry in Question.
Series Title: Berg French studies.
Responsibility: David L. Looseley.

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