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Collection : Sociétés, Espaces, Temps

Edited by Christine Détrez, Yves-François Le Lay and Igor Moullier

The "Sociétés, Espaces, Temps" collection has, since 1993, been publishing works covering predominantly history, geography and sociology which address issues and themes which bring together the three disciplines. It includes original and unpublished research projects on cross-cutting themes or objects of study, along with plentiful epistemological reflection. It devotes attention to the history of the disciplines themselves, prior to the current divisions. Firmly fixed in the contemporary world, it remains open to older periods of history.
The collection consists predominantly of monographs and is designed to incorporate both paper-based materials and digital and interactive resources and corpora.

• ISSN : 12581135
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Laurine Thizy, Justine Vincent, Sinem Gunes, Irem Nihan Balci, Christine Détrez
Les usages sociaux de l'argument biologique en santé
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
This book, is based on ethnographic field studies deals with the phenomena of "biologization" in the field of health, i.e. with all situations where biological causality prevails in the explanation of human health, to the detriment of other interpretations. To what ends, and with what effects?

Anthony Favier, Yannick Fer, Juliette Galonnier, Ana Perrin-Heredia
Religions et classes sociales
Religions and Social Classes
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
This volume proposes to examine anew a classic but largely neglected question in the social sciences: that of the articulation between religions and social classes. The eleven surveys brought together here bring it up to date and analyze its role in the construction of social boundaries as well as in the reproduction or questioning of inequalities

Marc André
Une prison pour mémoire
Montluc, de 1944 à nos jours
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
When it was liberated in 1944, the prison of Montluc became a crucible of distinct experiences : site of memory, place of detention, and place of repression for anticolonialist militants. Transformed into an echo chamber, it fostered numerous instances of solidarity. Discovering them helps alleviate the memorial conflicts.

Agathe Bernier-Monod
Les fondateurs
Reconstruire la République après le nazisme
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
How to reestablish democracy after nazism? Where to begin with in a destroyed, occupied and divided country? On which experience rely? In 1945, a handful of trained politicians, both men and women, who had survived war and persecution, initiated the rebuilding of institutions.

Marie Morelle, Frédéric Le Marcis
L'Afrique en prisons
Africa in prisons
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
the French-speaking social sciences have remained singularly silent on prison issues in Africa. This volume aims to fill this gap based on ethnographic research conducted in ten countries of the continent. Breaking with the archetypal images, this book offers a nuanced reading of the prison experience articulated to representations of justice.

Delphine Moraldo, Bernard Lahire
L'esprit de l'alpinisme
The spirit of mountaineering
Une sociologie de l'excellence, du XIXe siècle au XXIe siècle
A sociology of excellence, from the 19th to the 21st century
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
This work, both a historical and sociological survey drawn from a doctoral thesis in sociology, shows how a form of excellence developed in mountaineering as a particular field of practice. the object of this investigation is to reveal how the ideologies of the English bourgeoisie who gave birth to it live on in the spirit of mountaineering.

Brigitte Gaïti, Nicolas Mariot
Intellectuels empêchés
Hindered intellectuals
Ou comment penser dans l'épreuve
Thinking under duress
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps

Eleonore Lépinard, Oriane Sarrasin, Lavinia Gianettoni
Genre et islamophobie
Discriminations, préjugés et représentations en Europe
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
Gender is a central feature in debates about Islam and Muslim immigrant's integration in European countries. By centering on the gendered dimensions of islamophobia, this edited volume contributes to document this phenomenon – its social processes and its dominant representations.

Sylvie Octobre, Frédérique Patureau, Auteurs divers
Sexe et genre des mondes culturels
Sex and gender in cultural worlds
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
This collection assembles original works from 30 social scientists on sex and gender differences and inequalities in cultural worlds (including music, visual arts, reading habits, dance, art crafts…)

Patrick Awondo
Le sexe et ses doubles
Sex and its doubles
(Homo)sexualités en postcolonie
Homosexualities in the postcolony
Sociétés, Espaces, Temps
This book examines the emergence of homosexuality as a political subject and mode of subjectivation in the African context. This is the first ethnographic treatment of the rise of homosexual militancy in French-speaking Africa. The book historicizes this rejection of homosexuality by articulating it to the local homosexual culture of repression.

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