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War, Memory, and the Politics of HumorThe Canard Enchaine  and World War I$
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Allen Douglas

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780520228764

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520228764.001.0001

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Politics as Usual

Politics as Usual

An Antiparliamentarism of the Left?

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(p.184) 11 Politics as Usual
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War, Memory, and the Politics of Humor
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Allen Douglas

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520228764.003.0012

This chapter examines French domestic politics as viewed by the Canard. It shows that the paper wavered between two positions: the first was a “republicanism” located between the Socialist and Radical parties, while the second was a more politically undecided antiparliamentarism. The discussion looks at how the Canard satirized the way the rest of the press covered the Third International supporters and also developed a position that suggested the entire democratic-electoral process was a futile exercise.

Keywords:   domestic politics, republicanism, Socialist party, Radical party, antiparliamentarism, Third International, supporters, democratic-electoral process

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