restricted access   Volume 33, Number 2, 2012

Table of Contents

History of the French and American States

pp. 5-6

Toward a history of the democratic state

pp. 7-18

The political history of administration: Forms of the state in France in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

pp. 19-42

Historycal contributions to a renewed sociology of the state: Crossed Franco-American Perspectives

pp. 43-70

Reforming the Tax State: Taxation and democracy in a transatlantic perspective France-USA (1880S–1930S)

pp. 71-85

The contested state: Revenue agents, resistance, and popular consent in the United states from the early republic to the end of the nineteenth century

pp. 87-113

Behind the atomic Curtain: School desegregation and territoriality in the early Cold War

pp. 115-139

Louis Blanc’s theory of the liberal democratic state

pp. 141-163


Tocqueville’s politics of providence: Pascal, Jansenism and the author’s introduction to Democracy in America

pp. 167-190


The Chicago companion to Tocqueville’s Democracy in America (review)

pp. 191-195

Sociologie de la démocratie

pp. 197-198


p. 199