Pouvoirs, revue française d'études constitutionnelle et politiques

Index des auteurs

Tous les numéros de Pouvoirs
Cliquez dans la liste pour accéder à un numéro.
Archives intégralement gratuites au-delà de 3 ans

La newsletter

version_mobile_du_site
Version mobile
groupe_facebook
Groupe Facebook
flux_rss
Flux RSS
alter_éco
Numéros papiers
lienSeuil
lienCairn
Version imprimable de cet article Version imprimable

A Fundamental but Doomed Cleavage. The European Question in France

The European construction has created debates in French politics since the creation of the European Defence Community, and the cleavage opposing the supporters and opponents of Europe goes beyond the traditional right/left confrontation. Pervasive in the national debate, in particular in the presidential elections since 1988, this cleavage has been exacerbated by the recourse to the referendum, as was the case in 2005. However, the fact that the opponents to Europe did not manage to build an alternative political force able to gain power indicates that public opinion is in fact broadly in favour of Europe and the euro. There lies the paradox. While it is fundamental, the European cleavage seems deprived of any political future.

français

Ajouter au panier

Référence électonique : Dominique REYNIÉ, "A Fundamental but Doomed Cleavage. The European Question in France", Pouvoirs, revue française d’études constitutionnelles et politiques, n°179, 179 - Les clivages politiques, p.45-58 . Consulté le 2022-12-04 21:48:45 . URL : https://revue-pouvoirs.fr/A-Fundamental-but-Doomed-Cleavage.html