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The French bourgeois community in nineteenth and twentieth centuries in the eyes of contemporary writers

YOUNES KADDIS YOUSSEF, Anwar (2011) The French bourgeois community in nineteenth and twentieth centuries in the eyes of contemporary writers. Thèses de doctorat, Université de Strasbourg.

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Abstract

Writing history by depending on the literature may seem surprising. Thus history can be seen as a human science its purpose is the study of the past, while the literature book written within a culture, age and gender. So we can say that the literature can serve as a literary source as well as any other historical document. Consequently, I do not find its difficult to select some literary works that serve my research and help me to describe the bourgeois community at that time as correct as possible. The study is divided into four parts. The first part is examining the bourgeois community, during the Restoration and the July Monarchy, according to Balzac's Father Goriot. In the second part of the thesis, i discussed the bourgeois community during the Second French Empire through the works of of Georges Feydeau and those of Zola. The third part is entitled « bourgeois community at the beginning of First World War as seen by Roger Martin du Gard. » and the last part of the thesis deals with the French bourgeois community between the two major wars according to the autobiography of Simone de Beauvoir « Memoirs of a willful Daughter ». [...]

Item Type:Thesis
Discipline de la thèse / mémoire / rapport :Histoire économique et sociale
Uncontrolled Keywords:société ; bourgeois ; bourgeoisie ; évolution ; richesse ; corruption ; tradition ; écrivains
Subjects:UNERA Classification UNERA > ACT Domaine d'activité UNERA > ACT-34 Autres
CL Classification > DDC Dewey Decimal Classification > 900 Géographie et histoire. Généralités > 940 Histoire moderne et contemporaine de l'Europe > 944 Histoire générale de la France
Classification Thèses Unistra > Sciences humaines et sociales > Géographie et histoire > 940 Histoire moderne et contemporaine de l'Europe > 944 Histoire générale de la France

UNERA Classification UNERA > DISC Discipline UNERA > DISC-4 Histoire
CL Classification > DDC Dewey Decimal Classification > 300 Sciences sociales > 305 Groupes sociaux
Classification Thèses Unistra > Sciences humaines et sociales > Sciences sociales, sociologie, anthropologie > 301-309 Sociologie et anthropologie. Différents sujets > 305 Groupes sociaux
ID Code:2448
Deposited On:26 September 2012

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