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Encyclopedia of contemporary French culture

Author: Alex Hughes; Keith Reader
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
More than 700 alphabetically organized entries by an international team of contributors provide a fascinating survey of French culture post 1945. Entries include:* advertising * Beur cinema * Coco Chanel * decolonization * écriture feminine * football * francophone press * gay activism * Seuil * youth culture Entries range from short factual/biographical pieces to longer overview articles. All are extensively  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Encyclopedia of contemporary French culture.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2003
(DLC) 97031879
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Hughes; Keith Reader
ISBN: 0415131863 9780415131865 0203003306 9780203003305 1280110252 9781280110252 1134788665 9781134788668 9786610110254 6610110255
OCLC Number: 70741086
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 618 pages)
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Contents; Editorial team; List of contributors; Preface; Introduction; Acknowledgements; Classified contents list; Encyclopedia; Index
Responsibility: edited by Alex Hughes and Keith Reader.


An international team of scholars contribute over 700 entries on contemporary French culture that range from Art, Gender, Politics and Literature to Media and the Economy. It is a vital companion for  Read more...


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"The book includes entries concerning every aspect of modern French life. Readers will be delighted to encounter unknown facts..." - Choice

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