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To Bear Witness After the Era of the Witness

The Projects of Christophe Boltanski and Ivan Jablonka

Donald Reid

antisemitic ideologies of the families from which she came, although she maintained contact with her birth family. One of her brothers was an enthusiastic supporter of Marshall Pétain and a Vichy civil servant. A niece who fell in love with a German officer

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Frédéric Viguier

fail them feel that they have wasted their time, because they do not get any certification despite their hard work. Mohammad considered countries other than France, but he eventually ruled them out: Germany is the leading country in industrial

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The French Empire Goes to San Francisco

The Founding of the United Nations and the Limits of Colonial Reform

Jessica Lynne Pearson

mandate system, as Susan Pedersen argues, was never intended to eradicate colonialism, and in some cases, it made colonial rule worse. This system, designed to oversee the governance of colonies that had been seized from Germany and the Ottoman Empire

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Decolonizing “La Brousse

Rural Medicine and Colonial Authority in Cameroon

Sarah C. Runcie

arm of the health service in French Cameroon. 22 Cameroon's liminal status between colonial and international oversight bolstered his work. Following World War I and Germany's loss of its African colonies, Cameroon had been split between British and

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Rapping French Cities in the 1990s

Blurring Marseille and Brightening Paris in Contested Processes of Boundary Making

Joseph Downing

vs. Blurred Boundaries: Second-Generation Assimilation and Exclusion in France, Germany, and the United States,” Ethnic and Racial Studies 28, 1 (2005): 20–49. 3 Ibid. 4 Murray Forman, “Represent: Race, Space and Place in Rap Music,” in That

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An Indochinese Dominion

L'Effort indochinois and Autonomy in a Global Context, 1936–1939

M. Kathryn Edwards

immediate regional concerns, persistent rumors that the French government envisioned transferring Indochina to Nazi Germany or Fascist Italy as part of appeasement further fueled concerns over the peninsula's security ( Figure 1 ). Figure 1. “Will

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Think Global, Fight Local

Recontextualizing the French Army in Algeria, 1954–1962

Terrence G. Peterson

of the world in 1914, but two world wars had shifted the balance of power to the East. The collapse of continental empires, the division of Germany, Mao Tse-tung's conquest of China, and the spread of Communism into Korea and Indochina all evinced in

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In Their Best Interests

Diplomacy, Ethics, and Competition in the French World of Adoption

Sébastien Roux

, which together catalyzed emotional reactions. Above all, other “receiving countries” deviated one by one from the guidelines in force within the world of adoption 6 : planes began to depart from Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Switzerland to

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Roll Out the Barrel

French and Algerian Ports and the Birth of the Wine Tanker

Owen White

Atlantic, and the English Channel. Shipping wine by bateau-citerne had become a competitive affair; SAGA, the company that owned the Sahel —back in service after a spell in German hands during the war—now had a fleet of six tankers with a combined

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Cécité partielle

Procédure d'adoption et colorblindness institutionnelle en France

Solène Brun

présentant un handicap ou un état de santé déficient. 3 Rogers Brubaker, Citizenship and Nationhood in France and Germany (Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1998); Patrick Simon, « Les statistiques, les sciences sociales françaises et les rapports