Between Republic and Market: Globalization and Identity in Contemporary France

by Sarah Waters

Bloomsbury Academic | July 12, 2012 | Trade Paperback

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This book provides the first comprehensive study in English of contemporary French opposition to globalisation.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 9.03 × 6.05 × 0.52 in

Published: July 12, 2012

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1441172084

ISBN - 13: 9781441172082

Found in: Political Science

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Between Republic and Market: Globalization and Identity in Contemporary France

Between Republic and Market: Globalization and Identity in Contemporary France

by Sarah Waters

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 9.03 × 6.05 × 0.52 in

Published: July 12, 2012

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1441172084

ISBN - 13: 9781441172082

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements1. Introduction: Republic against Market2. Globalisation and French Identity3. Political Leaders: A New Civilising Mission?4. French Intellectuals: A War of Worlds5. A l'Attac. A New Political Identity for the Left6. Agriculture and Identity: the Confédération paysanne7. ConclusionBibliography

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This book provides the first comprehensive study in English of contemporary French opposition to globalisation.

About the Author

Sarah Waters was born in Wales in 1966. She has a Ph.D. in English. Sarah has won a Betty Trask Award, the Somerset Maugham Award and was twice shortlisted for the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. Sarah's novel Fingersmith won the CWA Ellis Peters Dagger Award for Historical Crime Fiction and the South Bank Show Award for Literature. Both Fingersmith and The Night Watch were shortlisted for the Man Booker and Orange prizes. In 2003, Sarah was named Author of the Year by the British Book Awards, The Booksellers' Association and Waterstone's Booksellers. Sarah was also chosen as one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists in 2003. Sarah's novels Tipping the Velvet, Affinity and Fingersmith have all been adapted for television. Sarah Waters lives in south London.