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Violence and conflict in the politics and society of modern France

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston [N.Y] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- France.,
    • France -- Social conditions.,
    • France -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Jan Windebank and Renate Günther.
      SeriesStudies in French civilization ;, v. 5
      ContributionsWindebank, J., Günther, Renate, 1956-, Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN440.V5 V55 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1274610M
      ISBN 100773489681, 088946636X
      LC Control Number95006142

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