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Title Pluralism and the idea of the republic in France / edited by Julian Wright, H.S. Jones.
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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 Floor2  DC59 .P55 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 270 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. A pluralist history of France? / Julian Wright & H.S. Jones -- PART I. The Idea of the Plura Republic: 2. Liberal Republicanism after the terror: Charles-Guillaume Théremin and Germaine de Staël / Andres Jainchill; 3. Liberal pluralism in the early nineteenth century: Benjamin Constant and Germaine de Staël / K.Steven Vincent; 4. A strange liberalism: rreedom and aristocracy in French political thought / Annelien de Dijn; 5. P.-J. Proudhon: pluralism, justice and society / Georges Navet; 6. Pluralism's political conditions: social realism and the revolutionary tradition in Pierre Leroux, P.-J. Proudhon and Alfred Fouillée / Michael C. Behrant; 7. Utopian pluralism in twentieth-eentury France / Joshua Humphreys -- PART II. The Plural Republic: 8. Electoral antipluralism and electoral pluralism in France, from the mid-nineteenth century to 1914 / Nicolas Roussellier; 9. Associations and political pluralism: the effects of the law of 1901 / Magali della Sudda; 10. Vision and reality: Joseph Paul-Boncour and Third Republic pluralism / Julian Wright; 11. Regionalism, federalism and internationalism in First World War France / Carl Bouchard; 12. State sovereignty in question: the French jurists between the reorganisation of the international system and European Regionalism, 1920-1950 / Jean Guieu; 13. Pluralism, parliament and the possibility of a 'Sénat fédérateur,' 1940-1969 / Paul Smith 14. Epilogue: French politics, history, and a new perspective on the Jacobin State / Alain Chatriot.
Summary "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"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Cultural pluralism -- Political aspects -- France -- History.
Republicanism -- France -- History.
Political culture -- France -- History.
Group identity -- Political aspects -- France -- History.
Jacobins -- History.
France -- Politics and government.
France -- Intellectual life.
Political science -- France -- History.
Related Names Wright, N. J. G.
Jones, H. S. (H. Stuart)
ISBN 9780230272095 (hardback)
0230272096 (hardback)
OCLC number 785862339