Exclusive Democracy

A French Paradigm
  • Geneviève Fraisse

Abstract

When we talk about French democracy and the political exclusion of women, two vectors inevitably intersect: history using the Athenian model, and geography, as reflected by the United States. We will look at each of these vectors. In order to lay bare the mechanisms of the exclusion, as well as the inclusion, of women, in political life, we must acknowledge that the history of relations between men and women is not merely a series of contingencies, but rather a construct of thought and will.

Keywords

Coherence Posit Hunt Dition Stake 

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© Roger Célestin, Eliane DalMolin, Isabelle de Courtivron 2003

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