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The Popular Front in France

Defending Democracy, 193438

by Julian Jackson

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Political parties,
  • 20th century,
  • Political History,
  • History & Theory - Radical Thought,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • England,
  • Europe,
  • Europe - France,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History / France,
  • Political Science-History & Theory - Radical Thought,
  • Political Science-Political History,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7736434M
    ISBN 100521312523
    ISBN 109780521312523

    France since the Popular Front: Government and People by Maurice Larkin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A popular front is a broad coalition of different political groupings, usually made up of leftists and are very broad and sometimes include centrist radical or liberal forces as well as social-democratic and communist groups. Popular fronts are larger in scope than united fronts.. In addition to the general definition, the term "popular front" also has a specific meaning in the.

    The French Presidential race may yet confirm the old Gaullist prediction voiced by Andre Malraux: "Tomorrow, in France, there will remain only the Communists, ourselves and nothing.". Books shelved as french: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Stranger by Albert Camus, Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert, Candide by Volta.

    By he was producing bi-monthly stories for the publication, recording the activities of the Popular Front throughout France. These had intensified following the demonstrations by far-right leagues in Paris, during February , which had actualized the real threat now posed by fascist organisations. Trotsky's critique of Popular Frontism. The term Popular Front (or People's Front) was coined in the s and referred to an alliance of the workers' parties (Communist and Socialist) with so-called "progressive" bourgeois parties (Liberals, Republicans, Radicals, etc.). The two classic examples of this were in France and Spain.


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The Popular Front in France: Defending Democracy, Reprint Edition by Julian Jackson (Author)Cited by: 4. This book is a detailed historical study of the popular front in France. An as such it contains many truly interesting historical facts.

For example: Of the three parties that constituted the Popular Front in France, only members of the Radical Socialist Party proclaimed the "unity of the Left /5.

Out of the social and economic turmoil of Europe in the s, the Popular Front emerged as the spearhead of the left's bid to stop fascism in its tracks. Fifty years on from the birth of the Popular Front this edited collection assesses the impact of the idea of bourgeois-proletarian alliance Format: Paperback.

The Popular Front in France: Defending Democracy, The Popular Front in France.: This is the first full-length study in English of the Popular Front, the left-wing coalition which emerged in France during the s in response to the threat of fascism and which went on to win the elections ofgiving France her first socialist premier, Leon Blum.

The Popular Front in France: Defending Democracy, by Julian Jackson Write The First Customer Review. The book views the Popular Front at three levels - as a mass movement, political coalition and government - and argues that it must not be seen just as a narrowly political phenomenon but as a.

The Popular Front in France: Defending Democracy, by Julian Jackson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   In this respect it could be argued that the book does not entirely sustain its subtitle of 'The Masses and the Media in Interwar The Popular Front in France book.

In addition, there are no references to Popular Front feature films, for example: Renoir's Le crime de Monsieur Lange, the lavish government-sponsored La Marseillaise, or Duvivier's La belle équipe.

Trotsky’s critique of the Popular Front in France was laid out in his book Whither France. (New York: Pioneer Publishers, ) made up of articles written between Feb. and May-June First published in English in Keywords: Left, France, Socialists, Communists, fascism, Rassemblement Populaire, Popular Front, Ligue des droits de l'homme, Spain, foreign policy Stanford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service.

Abstract. France did not experience such depths of economic depression as did some other European countries or the United States. Partially this can be explained by her ability to provide for most of her own agricultural and industrial needs so that she was less dependent upon foreign trade than Britain or Germany and could maintain national production behind high tariff : Shepard B.

Clough, Thomas Moodie, Carol Moodie. "This is the first full-length study in English of the Popular Front, the left-wing coalition which emerged in France during the s in response to the threat of fascism and which went on to win the elections ofgiving France her first socialist premier, Leon Blum.

Book jacket."--Jacket. In light of the transformation of the Front National (FN) to a major player in French politics, this book examines how the unprecedented boost in positive opinions towards the FN as well as its increasing membership and electoral success have been possible.

Using a supply and demand framework and aBrand: Springer International Publishing. Get this from a library. The Popular Front in France: a short history of the French working class from to [Charles Vincent].

The Popular Front was an alliance of left-wing movements, including the communist French Section of the Communist International, the socialist French Section of the Workers' International and the progressive Radical-Socialist Republican Party, during the interwar period.

Three months after the victory of the Spanish Popular Front, the Popular Front won the May legislative elections, leading to the Leader: Léon Blum, Camille Chautemps. Buy France Since the Popular Front: Government and People by Maurice Larkin online at Alibris.

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location London. Imprint by: In France, for example, the Communist Party joined in forming a popular front in In a popular front government, led by the Socialist Léon Blum, was elected. Though the Communists refused ministerial appointments, they pledged full parliamentary support and cooperation.

The book takes place all over France and is a swashbuckling adventure that well deserves this place on a list about the best books about France.

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Start studying P3: Pre-WWII France and the Popular Front. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The article discusses about the Popular Front and their connection to French cinema and the contributions made by Jean Renoir.

According to the article, the attempted fascist and monarchist "March on Paris" on February 6, became the catalyst to the creation of the Popular Front. The Popular Front government of Like other European countries, France was rocked in the s by extreme social tensions and class .The Popular Front government came to power in France [1] in Juneunder the premiership of the socialist Léon Blum, author of the Blum–Viollette Plan.

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