Pearson Education Limited, Harlow, United Kingdom
27th Sep 2004
w 189mm h 246mm d 19mm
Assuming no previous knowledge and concentrating on the post-1981 era, this book introduces the fundamentals of French government and society. Covering a broad spectrum of topics, French Politics and Society 2nd Edition follows a logical structure and framework for analysis, providing an excellent description of French institutions, access to background information and discussions of historical developments, political forces, public policy, and the evolution of important aspects of French society.
'Professor Cole has updated his classic text to take in recent developments in French politics. This new edition will be essential reading for anyone hoping to gain an in-depth understanding of modern France.' Simon Kitson, The Centre for European Languages and Cultures, University of Birmingham 'The revisions will ensure that the book remains one of the best introductions to France and her Politics in English.' Contemporary Review, Volume 286, February 2005