Developments In French Politics 4 by Alistair ColeDevelopments In French Politics 4 by Alistair Cole

Developments In French Politics 4

byAlistair Cole

Paperback | September 15, 2008

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This provides a systematic assessment of French Politics under Chirac and of the new political era opened up by the election of Nicolas Sarkozy.  It focuses on the breakdown of the traditional statist, integrationist and republican model and the capacity of the French Political system to reform itself to meet the needs of the 21st Century.
ALISTAIR COLE is Professor of European Politics, Cardiff University, UK. PATRICK LE GALÈS is Research Professor in Politics and Sociology at the Centre for Political Research (CEVIPOF) Sciences Po and the National Centre of Scientific Research, Paris, France. JONAH LEVY is Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Califo...
Title:Developments In French Politics 4Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.31 × 6.08 × 0.76 inPublished:September 15, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230537006

ISBN - 13:9780230537002

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Table of Contents

From Chirac to Sarkozy: A new France Jonah D. Levy, Alistair Cole and Patrick le Galès
Electoral trends and change: 2007 and beyond--Bruno Cautrès with Alistair Cole 
Political parties and the party system--Frederic Sawicki and Andrew Knapp
Attitudes towards Europe in France--Nicholas Sauger
Social movements and protest politics--Marcos Ancelovici
Gender and multiculturalism--Eleonore Lepinard
The return to a strong presidency--Jonah D. Levy and Cindy Skach
Parliament and political representation--Bastien François
Checks, balances and the new rules of the political game--Yves Surel
Reform of the State: the French bureaucracy in the Age of New Public Management--Philippe Bezès
Economic Policy--Ben Clift
Between state and market: crisis and transformation in French industrial relations--Chris Howell
Welfare policies and politics--Patrick Hassenteufal
France and the World, from Chirac to Sarkozy--Sophie Meunier
France and the European Union under the Chirac Presidency--Hussein Kassim