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Outrageous Flirtation, Repressed Flirtation, and the Gallic Singularity

Alexis de Tocqueville's Comparative Views on Women and Marriage in France and the United States

Jean Elisabeth Pedersen

will stop there for fear of lapsing into considerations of high politics, philosophy, metaphysics, economics, and ethics from which I would be unable to extricate myself without putting you to sleep. In any case, I was saying that America is no better

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Richard Ivan Jobs, Judith Surkis, Laura Lee Downs, Nimisha Barton, and Kimberly A. Arkin

understanding of Sayad’s philosophy of culture, undoubtedly influenced by his longtime friend and mentor Bourdieu, to open the volume. In terms of Sayad’s work itself, one wonders what these essays, particularly chapters 2 and 4, would look like if a rigorous

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Trying on the Veil

Sexual Autonomy and the End of the French Republic in Michel Houellebecq’s Submission

Seth Armus

Rediger” seems as if it must be a reference to Robert Redeker, a French philosophy teacher who famously went into hiding after publicly criticizing Islam. It is, however, not at all clear what Houellebecq intends by this odd appropriation. 34 Ibid., 87. 35

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Two Failures of Left Internationalism

Political Mimesis at French University Counter-Summits, 2010–2011

Eli Thorkelson

Philosophy and the French University Movement of 2009” (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 2014). 42 Collectif Abélard, Universitas calamitatum: Le livre noir des réformes universitaires (Broissieux: Éditions du Croquant, 2003). 43 Thorkelson, “The

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Sophie Meunier

22, 13 October 2015, . 13 Sudhir Hazareesingh, “The Decline of the French Intellectual,” POLITICO , 19 September 2015,

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The Origins of the Stanley Hoffmann We Knew

Some Comparisons on his Vichy Years with My Family Story

Peter Gourevitch

and worked to support their parents. My mother got a scholarship to the Collège Sévigné and recalled having had Simone de Beauvoir as a philosophy teacher. After finishing university, my father started a Ph.D. in chemistry at the Curie Institute. My

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Félix Germain

life, a doctor. While Houat never became a widely acclaimed author, Cook deemed him important to expound on his political philosophy. Quoting “À La France,” a poem Houat wrote en route to exile, Cook suggested that the ideals of the French Revolution

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Objects of Dispute

Planning, Discourse, and State Power in Post-War France

Edward Welch

lived experience of the New Town’s inhabitants. During these interviews, we begin to hear voices of dissent among the planning team, as they reflect on some of the earlier decisions made about Cergy. So while M. Douady sets out the philosophy behind

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Conflicted Power of the Pen

The Impact of French Internment on the Pacifist Convictions and Literary Imagination of Lion Feuchtwanger

Nicole Dombrowski Risser

Arc character remain a child. Kahn insists that the disagreement highlighted deep, irreconcilable differences in the two authors’ Weltanschauung (world philosophy). 71 For Brecht, Simone could only be a child, since children, even those who took up

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The Origins of the Anti-Liberal Left

The 1979 Vincennes Conference on Neoliberalism

Michael C. Behrent

Marxism was itself subject to scrutiny. Not only were the nouveaux philosophes reproached for the poverty of their philosophy and obsession with media exposure; they were also accused of complicity with Giscard d’Estaing’s and Barre’s liberal agenda