V. Protectionism

A. What is protectionism? Protectionism is defined as all tariff and non-tariff measures aimed at protecting local producers from foreign competition. Globalization means that, in theory, there should be less …

The secret, an ornament – Simmel

Georg Simmel, who died in 1918, is the author of a Sociology where he analyzes, among other things, the function of secrecy in esoteric societies. “Secrecy functions as an ornament …

Definitions of Revolutions

Etymology of Revolutions The word revolution is ambiguous, since it designates a modification while being a return to an initial state. This idea comes from astronomy. Thus from the beginning …

Annals of the regional Sciences Po Competition

From 2008 to 2014, the Common Entrance Examination included only 6 regional Sciences Po: Aix-en-Provence, Lille, Lyon, Rennes, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Strasbourg, and Toulouse. In 2014, a 7th Sciences Po was added: …

Michel Serres – 3 types of secrets

Michel Serres, a philosopher specializing in the history of science, distinguishes three types of secrets: We can easily distinguish three types of secrets. The socio-political secret, well analyzed everywhere: knowledge …