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Dissertations by year, 1990-1999
ϕ Dissertation on France () | Socratic Hive
Jennifer Elson Sessions , University of Pennsylvania. In the middle decades of the nineteenth century, France embarked on the conquest of its modern colonial empire with the invasion of Algeria in This dissertation analyzes the relationship between the Algerian conquest and French national identity between and , through an interdisciplinary study of representations of Algeria in French culture and colonial policy during the July Monarchy and Second Republic. In these foundational years, French intellectuals, cultural entrepreneurs, and policy-makers portrayed Algeria as a site for European settlement and as a site of military conquest.
Posters, Politics and immigration during the May Protests in France. How were immigrants, immigrant issues and their histories represented through radical poster art created during the protests and strikes in France? The May protests remain one of the most significant moments in contemporary French history and it occurred during a time when immigrant populations were rapidly increasing. There is a multitude of research, analysis and reflections on the protests and strikes; yet there is very little mention of the place of immigrants during this event. Art collectives that were created during the protests designed and produced posters that later became a symbol of the strike.
It should demonstrate original and substantial research, in-depth knowledge of the field of study and an ability to work independently. Schedule for Approval of a Dissertation. After passing their candidacy examinations, the student begins work on the dissertation.