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The Origins of the French État-providence
, 13 January
An inquiry into the origins of a controversial term
, 9 December 2019
About: Bernard Bruneteau, Combattre l’Europe. De Lénine à Marine Le Pen, CNRS...
Is There an End to Productivism?
, 11 July 2019
About: Serge Audier, L’Âge productiviste, hégémonie prométhéenne, brèches et...
A Turbulent Decade
, 18 February 2019
The 2008 financial crisis revealed significant frailties within global...
Man the Consumer
Anne de Rugy
, 20 December 2018
Using a variety of documents and sources, Louis Pinto traces the genesis of...
Liberalism, between War and Peace
, 3 September 2018
An Interview with Michael Doyle, Part 1
Reassessing Enlightenment Economics
, 25 March 2013
Resurrecting the life of John Cary’s Essay on the State of England, a book...
Choosing Confucianism: Departing from the Liberal Framework
, 10 September 2012
An Interview with Daniel A. Bell
, 19 August 2012
Historians, sociologists, and social scientists in general have long tried...
Are Asian Economies Converging Towards American Capitalism?
, 23 May 2012
Should East Asia’s economic takeoff and the new hegemony of capitalism in...
Reconstructing Citizenship for the Twenty-first Century
, 5 March 2012
An interview with Bruce Ackerman
Protectionism as Internationalist Liberalism
, 17 January 2012
Birth and Spread, 1789-1914
, 15 July 2011
Who are the enemies of liberal democracy? Daniel Mahoney identifies them as...
The Reception of John Stuart Mill in France
, 9 May 2011
How did the thought of John Stuart Mill cross the English Channel? Vincent...
Is a History of Trust Possible?
, 13 April 2011
Remarks on the Historic Imagination of Two Economists
Frédéric Bastiat, the American Right’s French Inspiration
Michael C. Behrent
, 1 July 2010
There is no small irony in the fact that while many Americans naturally...
Feminism, Capitalism, and the Cunning of History
, 25 August 2009
Lecture by Nancy Fraser
Detrivialising democracy: Marcel Gauchet between enchantment and disenchantment
, 30 April 2008
In L’Avènement de la démocratie (The Advent of Democracy), Marcel Gauchet...
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