Changing France

The Politics that Markets Make

  • Pepper D. Culpepper
  • Peter A. Hall
  • Bruno Palier

Part of the French Politics, Society and Culture Series book series (FPSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: the Politics of Social Change in France

  3. Part I

  4. Part II

  5. Part III

  6. Part IV

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Suzanne Berger
      Pages 276-291
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 292-322

About this book


How do European states adjust to international markets? Why do French governments of both left and right face a public confidence crisis? In this book, leading experts on France chart the dramatic changes that have taken place in its polity, economy and society since the 1980s and develop an analysis of social change relevant to all democracies.


economy Europe European Union European Union (EU) Governance government Policy political economy transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Pepper D. Culpepper
    • 1
  • Peter A. Hall
    • 1
  • Bruno Palier
    • 2
  1. 1.Harvard UniversityUSA
  2. 2.CNRSParisFrance

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