Lionel Kesztenbaum

Dubet François (ed.), 2016, Léguer, hériter [Bequeathing, inheriting], Paris, La Découverte, Recherches, 160 p.

This work, written for a general readership, brings together a dozen studies on the...

Lachenal Guillaume, 2014, Le médicament qui devait sauver l’Afrique. Un scandale pharmaceutique aux colonies [The drug that was supposed to save Africa. A pharmaceutical scandal in the colonies], Paris, La Découverte, Les empêcheurs de penser en rond, 282 p.

More than half a century after African countries obtained independence from France,...

Fabian Franz Drixler, Mabiki. Infanticide and Population Growth in Eastern Japan : 1660-1950, Berkeley, University of California Press, 2013, XVII+417 p.

Demographers are the first to understand that populations are social constructions, but...

David Fitzgerald, David Cook-Martin, 2014, Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the Americas, Cambridge (Massachusetts), London, Harvard University Press, 501 p.

Is democracy immune to racism’ For many commentators and researchers the answer is...

The TRA Project, a Historical Matrix

The TRA project is a unique research approach based on the nationwide collection of...

Surviving Old Age in an Ageing World Old People in France, 1820-1940

AbstractCompared with other European countries, population ageing began particularly...