© 2003

Government and Politics of France

  • Authors
    • Completely revised and updated new edition of the leading text on French Politics
    • Provides a comprehensive analysis of the French political and governmental system
    • Full coverage of the 00 elections and their implications
    • Extensive use of boxed examples and case studies

Part of the Comparative Government and Politics book series (CGP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Anne Stevens
    Pages 1-30
  3. Anne Stevens
    Pages 31-62
  4. Anne Stevens
    Pages 141-164
  5. Anne Stevens
    Pages 165-189
  6. Anne Stevens
    Pages 190-226
  7. Anne Stevens
    Pages 273-276
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 277-300

About this book


Updated throughout to cover the period of Chirac/Jospin cohabitation and the implications of Chirac's success in the dramatic 2002 presidential and parliamentary elections, the third edition of this popular and widely-used text provides a clear and comprehensive account of the contemporary French political system.


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About the authors

ANNE STEVENS is Professor of European Studies, Aston University.

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