In This Review

The Fifth Republic at Twenty
The Fifth Republic at Twenty
Edited by William G. Andrews and Stanley Hoffmann
State University of New York Press, 1980, 521 pp

An exceptionally successful symposium on a remarkably stable, if changing, French regime. A good starting point for any analysis of the principal aspects of the French polity by a group of experts, capped by Stanley Hoffmann's masterly concluding essay.