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The Origins of the Stanley Hoffmann We Knew

Some Comparisons on his Vichy Years with My Family Story

Peter Gourevitch

“Self-Ensnared: Collaboration with Nazi Germany,” 2 and “In the Looking Glass: Sorrow and Pity?” 3 reprinted in a substantial collection of essays 4 that included notable pieces on Charles de Gaulle; contributions to important volumes such as La

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Paul Jankowski, Clifford Rosenberg, and Rebecca Pulju

against a resurgent Germany without any assurance of British or American help? In one way or another, the conundrum bedeviled French policy throughout the interwar years; the advent of Hitler only worsened it. Long before the British or the Americans, the

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Sophie Meunier

alliance between France and Germany, destined to become inextricably intertwined, was for decades the engine that sustained and propelled the process of integration. Until the entry of the United Kingdom into the European Community in 1973, French was the

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Demos and Nation

Misplacing the Dilemmas of the European Union--In Memory of Stanley Hoffmann

Charles S. Maier

focuses actually on a precondition for the former and suggests a more disabling defect. Constitutions, it is claimed, require a constituting people, and while there are French, Germans, Italians, etc., there are no pre-existing Europeans. As one of the

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Whitney Walton

views of women are evident in different types of writing. In her journalism, Barine was critical of feminist movements in the United States, Germany, Russia, and especially in England. She feared that free love and demands for equality between women and

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Jews and Christians in Vichy France

New and Renewed Perspectives

Michael Sutton

these same church leaders were caught off guard in 1942 by the policies and actions of the Laval government and the German Occupation authorities. As to the subsequent expansion of Jewish rescue operations, we may query whether the general picture calls

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The Office de la Famille Française

Familialism and the National Revolution in 1940s Morocco

Margaret Cook Andersen

Following France’s armistice with Germany in 1940, Philippe Pétain, the hero of Verdun and head of the new Vichy government, famously declared that “the family is the essential cell; it is the very basis of the social structure; it is on it that we

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Edward Berenson, Elinor Accampo, Joseph Bohling, and Michael Seidman

claimed that this man carried himself with the “air of a déclassé,” and his name had an ominously German ring: Gaston Geissler (38). But these witnesses were unsure of what they had seen, and in any case, no one seemed to know how Geissler might be found

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Nathan Bracher

refusal to accept the verdict that events appeared to be delivering from May 1940 until the end of 1941, as Nazi Germany continued to rack up military victories, duly presented by Nazi propaganda as irrefutable proof of the superiority of the Third Reich

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Two Failures of Left Internationalism

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

Eli Thorkelson

degrees, initiated by France, Germany, Italy, and the UK. It now includes 48 countries, several outside the European Union. 28 The Lisbon Strategy, meanwhile, was an EU project seeking to foster economic growth by increasing European research spending to