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Meroitic Graves with Roman Games: Elites Moving the Borders of Play
International audience In 1963 two sets of gaming materials were excavated from a Meroitic necropo-lis in Sedeinga, Sudan. Comparative analysis of the unpublished archaeological descriptions shows that these are likely examples of the Roman game of Duodecim Scripta. Carbon dating and epigraphic evid...
Adult education and universities in France. A heterodox mission for the universities?
International audience Life long learning incorporates various educational and training experiences, from the initial ones to the next ones when adults are going back to school for formal qualification or short courses, for professional training or personal life, in full-time or part-time conditions...
The ministers of education in Argentina (1854-2015): analysis of the profiles professional of them elite political
Neste artigo analisamos as biografias profissionais de 94 ministros titulares do Ministério de Educação Nacional ao longo de 161 anos (1854-2015), observando as leis e decretos mais importantes aprovados em cada período. Estudaremos quatro questões de suas biografias: a duração no cargo de Ministros...
Composing the Party Line - Music and Politics in Early Cold War Poland and East Germany
Examines the exercise of power in the Stalinist music world as well as the ways in which composers and ordinary people responded to it. A comparative inquiry into the relationship between music and politics in the German Democratic Republic and Poland from the aftermath of World War II through Stali...
The Trust Crisis
The rise of antisystem forces and populism testifies to a deep trust crisis of citizens, both towards their institutions and others, as we show in a new book “The origins of populism” (with D. Cohen, E. Beasley, M. Foucault).The votes for antisystem parties is fueled first and foremost by a sharp de...
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Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
For over ten years, Race and Ethnicity in Latin America has been an essential text for students studying the region. This second edition adds new material and brings the analysis up to date. Race and ethnic identities are increasingly salient in Latin America. Peter Wade examines changing perspectiv...
Challenges to French Public Administration: Mapping the Vitality of its Knowledge Sources
This chapter aims to characterize the French administrative system and its contemporary transformations, by identifying the dynamics and diversity of the research conducted on this subject in the disciplines of sociology, political science, and in history. Adopting a comparative perspective, it emph...
Impossible Memories of the Lelantine War
International audience This study offers a solution for a long-standing question concerning the nature and date of the Lelantine War. I propose that in the Archaic period a part of the Lelantine plain was contested in recurrent ritual battles between young aristocrats of Eretria and Chalcis, who ree...
Ciclos y élites: patrones recurrentes en la literatura de Asimov
The repeating patterns, along with the transtextual richness, are characteristic elements in the writings of Isaac Asimov. Both make up a very particular style, criticized at times, but undoubtedly interesting, because they enable a palimpsest-like reading that fans of science fiction enthusiasts ha...
Special Issue: Differentiated Integrations: Lessons from Political Economies of European Defence
"Comics in The Cambridge History of Canadian Literature: is sequential art the future of the Canadian literary canon?"
International audience This paper, both a testimony and reflection about the author’s experience as contributor of the “comic art and bande dessinée” chapter of the Cambridge History of Canadian Literature (Cambridge UP, 2009) discusses the challenge of summarizing the essentials of Canadian comics...
Chinese Workers and Their "Linguistic Labour": Philippine Online Gambling and Zambian Onsite Casinos
Our paper examines the relationship between Chinese gambling capital, workplace exploitation, and labour migration. Focusing on Philippine online gambling and Zambian onsite casinos, we argue that the gambling sector’s capital accumulation relies on the “linguistic labour” provided by Chinese worker...
Independent press and power : le Journal (1997-2010) promoter the throne in Morocco : a psycho-socio historical anthropology of political journalism
Initiated in 1997 by young financial economists at the start of the experience of consensual alternance government in Morocco and at the end of the reign of Hassan II (1961-1999), Le Journal (LJ) is considered the symbol of the so-called independent press of that time. By finding an influential voic...
Portraits of Maria Theresa : instrument and object of power and exchanges between the queen Maria Theresa and her political elites
Diese Dissertation beschäftigt sich mit der Darstellung der Herrscherin Maria Theresia anhand von 221 Porträts, die zwischen der Geburt der Herrscherin im Jahre 1717 und ihrem Tod im Jahre 1780 angefertigt wurden, die meisten nach dem Regierungsantritt im Jahre 1740. Die Porträts befinden sich in al...
International student mobility and social mobility : educational, professional and social trajectories of Malian students in French and Moroccan higher education
This PhD research analyzes the social dimension of Malian students' mobility in French and Moroccan higher education. Confronted with a higher education system with limited capacity, many Malian students perceive mobility as a loophole. These students going abroad perpetuate a tradition of mobility...
The highway to success? The highway to success?: A sociological analysis of Ecoles nomales supérieures (St Cloud, Fontenay & Lyon) alumni life-courses (class of 1981-1987)
This thesis is dedicated to the life course analysis of alumni from one of the most prestigious French Grandes écoles (the Ecoles Normales Supérieures of Fontenay-aux-roses, Saint-Cloud and Lyon - classes of 1981-1987). Through a longitudinal perspective, it aims to analyze how family, educational,...
As US imperialism continues to dictate foreign policy, Deadly Contradictions is a compelling account of the American empire. Stephen P. Reyna argues that contemporary forms of violence exercised by American elites in the colonies, client state, and regions of interest have deferred imperial problems...
Business Leaders in Mexico in the 21st Century. Family Capitalism and Globalization
By studying the 15 economic groups listed in the index of the Mexican Stock Exchange as well as their business leaders, this work questions the evolution of capitalism in Mexico in the 21st century. Since the withdrawal of the State from the economy, the democratization of politics, the globalizatio...
Elites judiciaires et culture
Die Richter des elsässischen Conseil Souverain haben große private Bibliotheken im Achtzehn Jahrhundert aufgestellt. Zwischen einer beruflichen und kulturellen Bibliothek, fassen diese Sammlungen viele Bucher auf Französisch und zeigen eine Entwickelung in der Themaswahl. Im Laufe des Achtzehn Jahrh...
'Wheat and Tares Together Grow': Common Whites in a North Carolina Slave Society, 1740--1840
Politics of School-Based Management
Since the late 1970s the problem of urban education has been cast as partially a problem of governance and authority structures. This focus mirrors a larger preoccupation by educational reformers with democratizing the decision-making process in public schools, a preoccupation that is evident not on...
Conflict and Its Resolution in Indonesian Islam: A Case Study of a Javanese Muslim Society in Riau
This paper aims to examine the extent to which a Muslim society in Indonesia solves its conflict. By using a Muslim society in Riau as a case study, this article argues that the society observed has a unique characteristic which may differ from other Muslim societies in other regions. It proposes th...
Irish Journalists and the 1968 Mexico City Olympics
This article examines how Irish journalists depicted Mexico City as a suitable host for the 1968 Olympic Games. Mexican elites believed the event would attract foreign investment and tourists but faced an uphill battle as many European observers criticized the city as undeserving. Irish journalists...
Kurdish Diaspora، Elites, Diaspora
One of the most important issues in political sociology, Diaspora and its functions is to strengthen ethnic nationalism in plural societies.Kurdish uprising in Kurdish nationalism and identity conflict has mutual relation with Diaspora. Indeed, this paper examines and shows deep relationship between...
Can CSR be Politically Transformative? Discussing Its Prospects and Challenges
The article discusses the ideas of transformative politics incorporate social responsibility (CSR) in extractive industry in rural Indoensian contexts. The discussion is important because participatory approachesapplied in CSR policy and programs have not brought significant impacts on the improveme...