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Newsletter - April 2013
We take pleasure in sending you a selection of new titles PUF is publishing in April 2013. We hope you will find interesting translation projects for your list.
WHAT IS HISTORY? PROGRESS OR DECLINE? Michel Meyer’s book brings us a new approach to History and a better understanding of the abysses into which it casts those who are the victims of its violence.
Publication date: 17.04.2013 • “L’interrogation philosophique” series • 978-2-13-059498-7 • 112 p. • 15 €
OF EXALTATION Exaltation is an affect that has rarely been studied by psychoanalysts. Yet exaltation appears in a number of situations, religious or sectarian of course, but also in crowd phenomena whether in sports stadiums, at concerts, street demonstrations or political meetings.
Publication date: 03.04.2013 • "Le Fil rouge" series • 978-2-13-062023-5 • 208 p. • 22 €
READ AND UNDERSTOOD Reading great authors (Proust, Pessoa, Schnitzler, Nabokov, James), Michel Schneider – far from bringing us a literary analysis – tells us what writers have taught the psychoanalyst, the figure who is Read and Understood by literature.
Publication date: 10.04.2013 • "Le Fil rouge" series • 978-2-13-059232-7 • 312 p. • 22 €
Dominique PICARD, Edmond MARC
PALO ALTO’S SCHOOL This book presents the emergence, the history and the influence of Palo Alto Schools, explaining the principal contributions they have made. It demonstrates that the great force of this thinking, both systemic and pragmatic, has been to reconcile global and theoretical demands with those of concrete action, which are necessarily specific.
Publication date: 17.04.2013 • "Que sais-je ?" series • 978-2-13-060662-8 • 128 p. • 9 €
Patrick BOUCHERON, Nicolas DELALANDE
FOR A WORLD-HISTORY In the era of globalization, how can we write history that remains open to the world, to human communication, circulation and encounter? The challenge is to retrace the contacts, the friction and the incomprehension that have ensued, from the Middle Ages to our times, when different parts of the world come into contact.
Publication date: 10.04.2013 • "laviedesidées.fr" series • 978-2-13-062065-5 • 104 p. • 8,50 €
ADVERTISING Advertising is the product of a culture, which it mirrors, reflecting standards, values and beliefs. This book describes the mechanisms of action, the techniques deployed and how advertising agencies operate.
Publication date: 03.04.2013 • "Que sais-je ?" series • 978-2-13-060734-2 • 128 p. • 9 €
Bouchra RAHMOUNI BENHIDA, Younes SLAOUI
THE GEOPOLITICS OF THE MEDITERRANEAN From conflict risk to economic perspectives, not forgetting lifestyles, this book provides the keys to analyse the situation of the Mediterranean Basin. It shows how the Mediterranean remains the vehicle of both a common idea and the fear of others.
Publication date: 03.04.2013 • "Que sais-je ?" series • 978-2-13-061748-8 • 128 p. • 9 €
MICHEL HOUELLEBECQ’S TREASURE CHEST Houellebecq’s work is brimming with apparent contradictions. This short essay analyses them in order to show that they can be resolved, especially if we study their sources: Houellebecq’s reading, a ‘treasure chest’ that contains both works of fiction and theoretical writings.
Publication date: 03.04.2013 • 978-2-13-062052-5 • 168 p. • 15 €
RECENT RIGHTS SALES
- Jean-François LYOTARD, Pourquoi philosopher ?, Greek rights sold to Mati
- Jacques ANDRE, Les 100 mots de la sexualité, Italian rights sold to New Books
- Bruno PERREAU, Penser l’adoption, English rights sold to The MIT Press
We thank you for taking time to consider our new titles and look forward to hearing from you soon, Best wishes,
Maria Vlachou, Laurence Zarra, Alexandra Pernin
Updated by Alexandra Pernin
Foreign Rights - Contacts
The Foreign Rights Department promotes books published by Presses Universitaires de France to approximately 1000 foreign publishers who are likely to publish translations. To do this, they regularly diffuse information on new titles and attend international book fairs. They also work through agents, especially for the United States, Japan, China, Korea, Spanish-speaking countries and Greece. This department is highly attentive to the legality of the process of publishing foreign editions and assures the liaison between authors and foreign publishers.
- Maria VLACHOU, manager of the department, handles licences for the United States and the United Kingdom, Spain and Latin America, Germany, Netherlands, Northern Europe and the Far East
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Phone : 00 33 1 58 10 31 55
- Laurence ZARRA deals with licenses for Italy, Near and Middle East, Portugal and Brazil, and Eastern Europe
Email: email@example.com Phone : 00 33 1 58 10 31 66
- Alexandra PERNIN, the departmental accounts
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone : 00 33 1 58 10 31 69
Subsidiary Rights - Contacts
Le service des droits dérivés se charge de répondre à toutes les demandes d'autorisation de reproduction d’extraits, émanant de professionnels ou de particuliers. Il répond également aux demandes concernant les projets d’édition poche, d’édition club, d’adaptation théâtrale et audio-visuelle ainsi que les projets numériques. Ce service veille en particulier au respect dû au texte, au règlement des droits et à la défense du copyright.
- Contact : Madame Alexandra PERNIN
Mail : email@example.com Phone : 00 33 1 58 10 31 69 Fax : 00 33 1 70 76 65 59