Intellectuals in Twentieth-Century France: Mandarins and Samurais (St Antony's) (Paperback)

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By Jeremy Jennings (Editor)
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This book examines the role and place of the intellectual in twentieth-century French society. The essays are for the most part written by eminent French scholars and make available to the English-speaking reader a growing body of research which explores the ethical and historical issues raised by the prominence of the intellectual in politics since the Dreyfus Affair. The volume concludes with an examination of the contrasting and complementary roles of the French and British intellectual.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781349225033
ISBN-10: 1349225037
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: January 1st, 1993
Pages: 233
Language: English
Series: St Antony's