Pluralism and the Idea of the Republic in France by Julian WrightPluralism and the Idea of the Republic in France by Julian Wright

Pluralism and the Idea of the Republic in France

byJulian WrightEditorH. Jones

Hardcover | June 12, 2012

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The idea of the centralized State has played a powerful role in shaping French republicanism. But for two hundred years, many have tried to find other ways of being French and Republican. These essays challenge the traditional account, bringing together new insights from leading scholars.

JULIAN WRIGHT is Senior Lecturer in History at Durham University, UK, and Co-Editor of the journal French History. H.S. JONES is Professor of Intellectual History at the University of Manchester, UK. He is the author of The French State in Question (1993), Victorian Political Thought (2000), and Intellect and Character in Victorian En...
Title:Pluralism and the Idea of the Republic in FranceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:June 12, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230272096

ISBN - 13:9780230272095


Table of Contents

AcknowledgementsA Pluralist History of France?; H.S. Jones & J. Wright PART I: THE IDEA OF THE PLURAL REPUBLICLiberal Republicanism after the Terror: Charles-Guillaume Théremin and Germaine de Staël; A. JainchillLiberal Pluralism in the early Nineteenth Century: Benjamin Constant and Germaine de Staël; K.S. VincentA Strange Liberalism: Freedom and Aristocracy in French Political Thought; Dijn P-J. Proudhon: Pluralism, Justice and Society; G. Navet Pluralism's Political Conditions: Social Realism and the Revolutionary Tradition in Pierre Leroux, P-J. Proudhon and Alfred Fouillée; M. Behrant Utopian Pluralism in Twentieth-Century France; J. HumphreysPART II: THE PLURAL REPUBLICElectoral Anti-Pluralism and Electoral Pluralism in France, from the mid-Nineteenth Century to 1914; N. RoussellierAssociations and Political Pluralism: the Effects of the Law of 1901; M.della SuddaVision and Reality: Joseph Paul-Boncour and Third Republic Pluralism; J. WrightRegionalism, Federalism and Internationalism in First World War France; C. BouchardState Sovereignty in Question: The French Jurists between the Reorganisation of the International System and European Regionalism (1920-1950); J. GuieuPluralism, Parliament and Constitutional Moments: The Possibility of a 'Sénat fédérateur', 1940-1969; P. Smith Epilogue: French Politics, History, and a New Perspective on the Jacobin State; A. Chatriot