France in Algeria: the heritage of violence

Kay Adamson

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Book abstract: The expert contributors to this volume seek to identify reasons why prosperity has increased rapidly in some countries but not others by constructing and comparing cases. The case studies focus on the processes of nation building, state building, and economic development in comparably situated countries over the past hundred years.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNation Building, State Building, and Economic Development: Case Studies and Comparisons
PublisherM.E. Sharpe Inc.
ISBN (Print)9780765622440
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009


  • France
  • violence
  • sociology
  • Algeria


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