A Revival of Labor and Social Protest Research in France: Recent Scholarship on May 1968

@article{Mann2011ARO,
  title={A Revival of Labor and Social Protest Research in France: Recent Scholarship on May 1968},
  author={Keith Mann},
  journal={International Labor and Working-Class History},
  year={2011},
  volume={80},
  pages={203 - 214}
}
  • Keith Mann
  • Published 1 September 2011
  • History
  • International Labor and Working-Class History
May 1968 in France was one of those events that became instantly a distinct historical moment. Nearly contemporaneously with the events themselves, “May '68” became an object of conscious—and contentious—reflection, research, and analysis. By October 1968, the Bibliothèque nationale had already listed 124 books on the May–June events. The leading scholarly labor and social history journal in France, le mouvement social, immediately prepared a special issue on May 1968. Successive anniversaries… 

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