Books of the month

Edited by Jean-Paul Delahaye
Le secret au cœur de nos sociétés
Technique, éthique, politique
Les nouveaux rendez-vous d'Archimède
Secrets are inevitable and dangerous. Thus, the rules governing the secret must be carefully formulated. Everyone is concerned.
Edited by Guillaume Courty, Julie Gervais
Le lobbying électoral
Groupes en campagne présidentielle (2012)
Espaces politiques
Amid the abundant literature devoted to the presidential election, no French study focused on the important role played by interest groups and other campaigning groups such as NGOs, charities, unions, trade associations, coalitions or think tanks. During elections, all such groups have a common goal: to try and convince the candidates, especially..
Alain Lottin
La révolte des Gueux
en Flandre, Artois et Hainaut
Histoire et civilisations
Jérôme Krop
Les fondateurs de l'école républicaine
La première génération des instituteurs sous la IIIe République
Histoire et civilisations
The historical analysis of the case files for both male and female primary school teachers who started their careers in the Seine district between 1870 and 1886 shows a much more diverse picture of the teaching profession than the one conveyed by the clichés of that time.
Edited by Viviane Delpech
Villégiature et architecture domestique
Architecture et urbanisme
Viollet-le-Duc's activity as a contemporaneous architect and builder is often overshadowed by his actions as a restorer of medieval heritage. His implementations, his projects and his writings about this subject are nevertheless prolific, what fully justifies a renewed thinking about his works. From his construction sites to his aborted projects...
Edited by Pascale Mormiche, Stanis Perez
Histoire et civilisations
If French court is a classical subject in modern history, birth and early childhood in the curial environment constitute rare specifical research topics through the available academic works. However, many archives make possible to reconstitute what happens around the pregnant queens or princesses.
Lille 1 Lille 2 Lille 3 Université du littoral, côte d'Opale Université Valenciennes Hainaut Cambrésis Université Catholique de Lille