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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
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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
Encyclopedias
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.

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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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