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The long, troubled history of assimilation in France

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The idea of a multicultural France is under threat following the November 13 attacks on Paris. Voices from the right to the left of the political spectrum have called for stricter immigration controls and a renewal of France’s longstanding tradition of “assimilation”. But what exactly is this supposed tradition, and what is its historical and political context?
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halshs-03816410 , version 1 (16-10-2022)

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Thomas Lacroix. The long, troubled history of assimilation in France. The Conversation, 2015. ⟨halshs-03816410⟩
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