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Epilogue: From Vichy to the Fifth Republic: Decline or Transformation?

Avner Ben-Amos

in Funerals, Politics, and Memory in Modern France, 1789–1996

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203285
eISBN:
9780191675836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203285.003.0015
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The demise of the Third Republic could have also signaled the end of the tradition of republican state funerals. The Vichy regime tried to establish its own festive and commemorative tradition, while ... More


 Evangelicals, Muslims, and Democracy: With Particular Reference to the Declaration of Sharia in Northern Nigeria

Terence O. Ranger and Cyril Imo

in Evangelical Christianity and Democracy in Africa

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195174779
eISBN:
9780199871858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195174779.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

This chapter discusses the evangelical attitude toward Muslim activism in a section of Nigeria that is predominantly Muslim — the north — and the confrontation of Christianity and Islam. The chapter ... More


From Defeat to the New France: Sport and Society, Cycling and Everyday Life, 1940–1959

in French Cycling: A Social and Cultural History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318351
eISBN:
9781846317859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317859.006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter tells why the years of the Occupation and Vichy were considered torment by historians of sports and public policy. It states that during the war years, France felt significant disruption ... More


From Nazi Re-Annexation to Full Citizenship: The Final Stage of Nationalization, 1940–6

Elizabeth Vlossak

in Marianne or Germania?: Nationalizing Women in Alsace, 1870-1946

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199561117
eISBN:
9780191595035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561117.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

After France's defeat in June 1940, Alsace was re-annexed by Nazi Germany and incorporated into the Third Reich. An intensive policy to Germanize, de-Frenchify and Nazify the people of Alsace was ... More


The Fourth Republic

Rosemary Wakeman

in The French Republic: History, Values, Debates

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449017
eISBN:
9780801460647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449017.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter asserts that, far from being a dysfunctional abyss, the Fourth Republic was a force for republican resurgence and for the modernization of social, political, and cultural life. In fact, ... More


France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Irwin Wall

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book unravels the intertwining threads of the protracted agony of France's war with Algeria, the American role in the fall of the Fourth Republic, the long shadow of Charles de Gaulle, and the ... More


Introduction

Irwin M. Wall

in France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the Algerian War and the role of the United States in the fall of the Fourth French Republic. The book attempts put the ... More


The Republic and Vichy

Julian Jackson

in The French Republic: History, Values, Debates

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449017
eISBN:
9780801460647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449017.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter argues that the Vichy regime is a significant part of French and French republican history. It begins by discussing how Vichy emerged from the ruins of a Republic that had proved unable ... More


Decolonization and the Republic

Todd Shepard

in The French Republic: History, Values, Debates

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449017
eISBN:
9780801460647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449017.003.0029
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter presents the history of decolonization as key to understanding how the pursuit and government of empire were, rather than a diversion, an inextricable part of the French history of ... More


Building the Perfect Candidate

Sean J. McLaughlin

in JFK and de Gaulle: How America and France Failed in Vietnam, 1961-1963

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177748
eISBN:
9780813177755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177748.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores Kennedy’s pre-presidential political career. By the end of World War II he had emerged as a well-connected Harvard graduate, author of a popular book, a decorated navy veteran ... More


The Civilizing Mission

Alice L. Conklin

in The French Republic: History, Values, Debates

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449017
eISBN:
9780801460647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449017.003.0020
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines how the idea of a special republican mission to civilize the “primitive” people of the earth provided the ideological framework for France's colonial empire in the modern era. ... More


France: Excluding Parliament from Government Formation

Iris Nguyên-Duy

in Parliaments and Government Formation: Unpacking Investiture Rules

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198747017
eISBN:
9780191809286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747017.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Parliamentary investiture emerged, de facto, in the Third Republic, as a result of a failed ‘constitutional coup’ by the President of the Republic in 1877. However, due to several failed attempts to ... More


The Fall of the Republic and the Coming of de Gaulle

Irwin M. Wall

in France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the U.S. government's stand on the fall of the Fourth French Republic and the coming to power of Charles de Gaulle. It explains that American policy when the republic faced ... More


The Degeneration of the Regime

Irwin M. Wall

in France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter traces the events that led to the degeneration of the Fourth French Republic. It explains that as early as the end of 1956 France and the United States were already on bad terms and that ... More


Public Space and Confrontation

in The Heroic City: Paris, 1945-1958

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226870236
eISBN:
9780226870175
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226870175.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the fifteen years after World War II, from 1945 to 1959, the eastern part of Paris was characterized by an intense political militancy derived from the Resistance and Liberation. August 1944 was ... More


Conclusion

Irwin M. Wall

in France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This concluding chapter sums of the key findings of this study on the impact of the Algerian War on France's relations with the United States. It suggests that it was the latter which had the most ... More


The United States and the Algerian War

Irwin M. Wall

in France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225343
eISBN:
9780520925687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225343.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the interest of the United States in the Algerian War and in the fall of the Fourth French Republic. It explains that during this period the French economy has become ... More


Conclusion and Epilogue: From Cosovereignty to Independence

Mary Dewhurst Lewis

in Divided Rule: Sovereignty and Empire in French Tunisia, 1881-1938

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780520279155
eISBN:
9780520957145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520279155.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Modern History

After the Second World War, the question of Tunisia’s sovereignty was even more contentious than before, with settlers insisting on incorporating Tunisia into the new commonwealth called the French ... More


Term Limits in South Korea: Promises and Perils

Fiona Yap

in The Politics of Presidential Term Limits

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198837404
eISBN:
9780191874109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198837404.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

South Korea’s single five-year term limit for the presidency is among the shortest office terms for a head of government. This chapter traces constitutional revisions in the country before and ... More


‘A (very) large military camp’: The militarization of postwar France

Chris Pearson

in Mobilizing Nature: The Environmental History of War and Militarization in Modern France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780719084393
eISBN:
9781526161949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084393.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Decolonization gave the French Cold War-era militarized environments a particular twist. Through a focus on militarized environments this chapter sketches out some of its environmental dimensions. ... More


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