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Suzanne Berger

contrary: the Front national won almost 11 million votes—a total that far exceeded their previous performances. For an American political scientist still astonished and baffled by Trump’s populist victory, the crystal ball of prediction looks very cloudy

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Christine Adams

of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries stressed a more “relational” feminism, one that underlined the reciprocal relationship of men and women, and commended the performance of femininity and womanly allure by French women. 62 Like this

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Nathan Bracher

deliver a singular performance of what historians—from Herodotus and Thucydides in Ancient Greece to the many renowned practitioners of the craft 4 in their twentieth and twenty-first century workshops 5 —have always done best: they tell a story, in this

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Michael Spanu and Jean-Marie Seca

connaissant ni la musique ni les membres du groupe avant le concert lui-même, ont tendance à juger plus froidement la performance. Ce public-là est d’ailleurs généralement en retrait. Il répond rarement corporellement à la musique. Il « examine » le concert

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Political Campaigns and Civic Culture

Comparing Canvassing and Party Structures in the French and American 2012 Presidential Campaigns

Julien Talpin

performance of their champion—not about the personal motivations to engage in the campaign. By contrast, the volunteers encountered in the United States seem to avoid this type of situation. In Los Angeles, I was teamed with Lisa, a volunteer who was

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The Gallic Singularity

The Medieval and Early Modern Origins

Tracy Adams

Crawford, “Catherine de Médicis and the Performance of Political Motherhood,” Sixteenth Century Journal 31, 3 (2000): 643–674, doi:10.2307/2671075; and Katherine Crawford, Perilous Performances: Gender and Regency in Early Modern France (Cambridge, MA

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Contemporary “Structures” of Racism

A Sartrean Contribution to Resisting Racial Injustice

Justin I. Fugo

assigned the same grade to everyone regardless of how much effort they put in, or the quality of the work they produce. It would be unfair precisely because effort and quality performance are relevant to moral desert. The reality is, we determine the moral

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Between Resistance and the State

Caribbean Activism and the Invention of a National Memory of Slavery in France

Itay Lotem

Minister Dominique de Villepin and the presidents of the Sénat and the Assemblée nationale, and bore the mark of a classically republican ceremony. It began with expected tributes to Caribbean culture—readings of Aimé Césaire and performances by

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Paul Gyllenhammer

fault, but because being and job performance can never fully coincide. There is a similar dilemma for the woman who is confused on a date and for the homosexual who cannot come to terms with the facticity of his being. These examples highlight the

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Sophie Meunier

. Of the seventy-two countries surveyed, France has emerged as the country where a student’s socio-economic and cultural background has the greatest effect on academic performance. Forty percent of children coming from the poorest backgrounds are in