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Forging Europe: Vichy France and the Origins of the European Coal and Steel Community

Dates:
  • Mon 12 Feb 2018 15.00 - 16.00
  Add to Calendar 2018-02-12 15:00 2018-02-12 16:00 Europe/Paris Forging Europe: Vichy France and the Origins of the European Coal and Steel Community

In the decade following the end of the Second World War, France was a driving forced behind European integration, most notably with the Schuman Declaration of May 1950. In this lecture, Luc-Andre Brunet explains continuities from the wartime Vichy regime in France to the creation of the European Coal and Steel Community, the forerunner to today's European Union, and what this means for current debates about Europe.

Sala degli Stemmi 1st Floor, V.Sa. DD/MM/YYYY
  Sala degli Stemmi 1st Floor, V.Sa.

In the decade following the end of the Second World War, France was a driving forced behind European integration, most notably with the Schuman Declaration of May 1950. In this lecture, Luc-Andre Brunet explains continuities from the wartime Vichy regime in France to the creation of the European Coal and Steel Community, the forerunner to today's European Union, and what this means for current debates about Europe.


Location:
Sala degli Stemmi 1st Floor, V.Sa.

Affiliation:
Historical Archives

Type:
Lecture

Contact:
Claudia Fanti - Send a mail

Discussant:
Prof. Laura Lee Downs

Speaker:
Dr Luc André Brunet (The Open University)
 
 
 

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