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La genèse des politiques de l'emploi en France : un référentiel d'adaptation

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From a cognitive sociological approach, this paper's objective is to define the political category "politiques de l'emploi" and to explain the process of its social construction. The first part deals with the time of the emergence of the category. The second part analyzes the sense of this construction through political "régulation". Our provisional conclusion is that French employment policies appeared in the mid-sixties and can be defined as policies which legitimize the giving up of the full employment objective.

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  • Fabrice Colomb, 2007. "La genèse des politiques de l'emploi en France : un référentiel d'adaptation," Documents de travail du Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne r07071, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1), Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne.
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    France; employment policies; history of public policies.;

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    • J68 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Public Policy
    • I38 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Government Programs; Provision and Effects of Welfare Programs

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