Stock Image

Private Power and Centralization in France: The Notaires and the State

Suleiman, Ezra N.

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0691077533 / ISBN 13: 9780691077536
Published by Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1987
Hardcover
From Ground Zero Books, Ltd. (Silver Spring, MD, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 1998 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 40.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

xxi, [1], 338, [6] p. List of Tables. Glossary. Index. This was written unde rthe auspices of the Center of International Studies, Princeton University. From a Princeton University website: "Ezra Suleiman is the IBM Professor of International Studies, Professor of Politics, and Director of the Program in European Politics and Society at Princeton University. He received his A.B. degree from Harvard, and later continued his graduate work at the Universities of London and Paris, receiving his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University. Professor Suleiman has lectured and taught at many European universities and has been closely associated with the Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Paris for the past decade. He has been awarded grants and fellowships from, among others, the Guggenheim Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the A.C.L.S., the Fulbright Commisssion, the German Marshall Fund of the U.S., the Wissenschaftskolleg in Berlin, The American Academy in Berlin, and the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study. Professor Suleiman was awarded the Legion of Honor by President Jacques Chirac for his contribution to French culture and to Franco-American relations. Professor Suleiman has published over ten books on European politics covering areas of policymaking, comparative bureaucracy, elites, and executive leadership. His last book, Dismantling Democratic States was published by the Princeton University Press in 2003. Ezra Suleiman has also contributed articles to Time Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, Le Figaro, Le Monde, Liberation, The Wall Street Journal, among others. He is a member of the executive committee of the Institut Montaigne and of the International Advisory Board of HEC. He has also been a consultant to the OECD and UNESCO. He currently serves on the supervisory boards of several corporations." Good. No dust jacket. Highlighting/underlining. Some light, erasable, pencil underlining noted. Bookseller Inventory # 66629

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Private Power and Centralization in France: ...

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

Publication Date: 1987

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: Presumed first edition/first printing.

About this title

Synopsis:

By examining the relationship between the notaires, members of a significant French legal profession with deep roots in French history, and the state, Ezra Suleiman demonstrates that clientelism exists and may be more dangerous in a centralized state than in a decentralized one.

Originally published in 1988.

The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Founded and operated by trained historians, Ground Zero Books, Ltd., serves the book collector, the scholar, and institutions. We focus on the individual, and pride ourselves on our personal service. Please contact us with your wants, as we have many books not yet listed in our database.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Books are subject to prior sale. Please ask us to hold a book for you before you
mail your check. Books are returnable within 7 days, if not satisfactory. MD
residents add 6% state sales tax.
The mailing address for Ground Zero Books, Ltd. (a subchapter-S corporation) is
P.O. Box 8369, Silver Spring, MD 20907-8369. You can reach us by phone at 301-
585-1471, by fax at 301-920-0253, or by e-mail at gzbooksltd@aol.com. Ground Zero
Books, Ltd., is owned & operated by R. Alan Lewis & Lynne Haims.


Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books
weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact
you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice