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Spokesmen, Spies, and Spouses: Anticolonialism, Surveillance, and Intimacy in Interwar France.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Modern History. Jun2019, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p380-414. 35p.

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Abstract: The article explores aspects of state surveillance, espionage, anticolonialism, and interracial marriages in France during the interwar period by focusing on a September 1931 article published in the pan-African periodical "Le Cri des Nègres (The Negro...

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Constructing, promoting and controlling the littérature coloniale of interwar France: an anatomy of the Grand prix de littérature coloniale (1921-1938).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Modern & Contemporary France. Nov2018, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p337-352. 16p.

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Abstract: In creating the Grand prix de littérature coloniale (1921-1938) and appointing the award’s panel, the Minister of the Colonies, Albert Sarraut, endowed littérature coloniale with its first institution and ushered in new synergies between the political ...

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Tricheur, professionnel et amateur « marron » : Quand la littérature fait la morale...

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sport History Review. May2010, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p17-32. 16p.

Abstract: The article discusses the place of sports and amateur athletics in France during the 1920s. The authors point to increases in the number of articles and books that discussed sports in the 1920s. The end of World War I is said to have had an influence o...

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France and the Origins of the United Nations, 1944–1945: “Si La France ne compte plus, qu’on nous le dise”.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Diplomacy & Statecraft. Jun2017, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p215-234. 20p.

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Abstract: During their long exile during 1940–1944, various components of the “Free French” were largely kept out of the “Post-War Planning” process that took place in the American State Department. They perceived this absence as a major, and often deliberate, h...

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Medical Societies, Military Societies, and the Reconstruction of France (1916-1925).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sport History Review; May2014, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p1-22, 22p

Abstract: The article examines physical education and training in France from 1916 to 1925. The role of the country's medical societies and physicians in promoting sports and exercise as necessary to prepare teenage boys and young men to be military personnel is...

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Denouncing Odious Debts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Ethics; Nov2019, Vol. 160 Issue 1, p205-223, 19p, 2 Charts, 2 Graphs

Abstract: Copyright of Journal of Business Ethics is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, downl...

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German Wartime Anglophobic Propaganda in France, 1914-1945.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): War in History. Jan2017, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p28-43. 16p.

Abstract: This article explores Anglophobia as a topic in German wartime propaganda aimed at military and civilian communities of France. Anti-British topics were at the centre of a large campaign of propaganda designed to undermine French morale during the two ...

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About-Face: Gender, Disfigurement and the Politics of French Reconstruction, 1918-24.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Gender & History. Nov2016, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p604-622. 19p. 3 Black and White Photographs.

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Abstract: This article examines the role of facially wounded soldiers and prosthetic masks in the post-First World War reconstruction of a gendered French nation. In contextualising the work of Anna Coleman Ladd, who sculpted facial prosthetics to 're-humanise' ...

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Romanian Propaganda and Diplomacy in France at the End of the Great War.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Transylvanian Review; 2018 Supplement 2, Vol. 27, p29-39, 11p

Abstract: Copyright of Transylvanian Review is the property of Romanian Academy, Center for Transylvanian Studies and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. Ho...

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Political Identity in Transition: Metalworkers in Lyon during the French Popular Front, 1935-39.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Labor History. Aug2007, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p301-325. 25p.

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Abstract: During the Popular Front of the mid 1930s, the longstanding political identities of French metalworkers were significantly transformed. For decades metalworker political identities had featured anti-patriotism and the rejection of cross-class alliances...

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