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Books of the month

Louis MacNeice
Les Cordes sonnent faux
Autobiographie inachevée
Irlande
Throughout his career, MacNeice's own life was central to his writing. With The Strings Are False, written at the age of 33, nel mezo del cammin of his life, one year after the publication of his memorable Autumn Journal, his autobiographical penchant is clearly asserted.
Edited by Dominique Andolfatto
Espaces politiques
Social democracy is a challenge to labour relations that, since the 2000s, many reforms - Sapin, Rebsamen, El Khomri, Macron - have sought to address. It is no longer a question of developing the free expression of employees but, on the basis of negotiations between employers and trade unions, of promoting self-regulation in each branch of ...
Edited by Véronique Bontemps, Franck Mermier, Stéphanie Schwerter
Les villes divisées
Récits littéraires et cinématographiques
Dialogues entre cultures
With their multiple forms of social, ethno-religious or political fragmentations, divided cities belong to the reality of the modern world and find their fictional expression in different imaginary ways. Despite the omnipresence of urban divisions in contemporary life, the analysis of literary and cinematographic representations of divided has ...
Edited by Anne Jorro
Les gestes professionnels comme arts de faire
Éducation, formation, médiation culturelle
Métiers et pratiques de formation
Alain Mouchet
Éducation et didactiques
Laurent Muller
Philosophie
Ethics philosophy always used the concepts of obligation, sanction, and of ethical models. Guyau, being a critical thinker of the idea of evolution, suggests that ethics should be considered in light of a vital imperative. He also deems that - if correctly understood- the anomic capacity of life generates a plurality of ways for obligation to...
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