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Elections and ethnicity in French Martinique

a paradox in paradise

by William F. S. Miles

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Martinique,
  • Martinique.,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Elections -- Martinique.,
    • Elections -- France.,
    • Ethnicity -- Martinique.,
    • Martinique -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam F.S. Miles.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJL839.A5 M55 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 284 p. :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2535930M
      ISBN 100030048621
      LC Control Number85016737

        Emmanuel Macron, French presidential election candidate for the En Marche! (Onward) political movement, is cheered as he delivers a speech Friday during an election campaign rally in Albi, France. note: Martinique elects 2 seats to the French Senate; elections last held 24 September (next to be held September ); results—percent of vote by party—NA; seats by party—PS 2; Martinique also elects 4 seats to the French National Assembly; elections last held 1 June (next to be held NA ); results—percent of vote by.

      In Martinique became a Région, giving it more economic advantages and investment and funding opportunities. Political parties include the Progressive Party of Martinique, Socialists, Communists, Union for French Democracy, Rally for the . In the now classic film Sugar Cane Alley, Medouze, an elderly sugarcane worker, tells José, a young boy growing up in the French colony of Martinique in the s, about the changes that the official abolition of slavery in had brought upon his memorable words, “we were free but our bellies were empty; the Master had become the Boss ”, are telling testimony of .

      Elections in Martinique by Wikipedia: Politics of Martinique by Wikipedia: Info Martinique: Assemblée Martinique Political newsgroup about the french-speaking Caribbean: Martinique Online: Back to France - Overseas Territories Back to Central America/Caribbean.   While French people are still in the midst of the presidential elections, with its second round coming up on May , bloggers in the French overseas territories were buzzing about another vote this past week: the “Miss Black France” contest.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Miles, William F.S. Elections and ethnicity in French Martinique. New York: Praeger, (OCoLC) Last elections.

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London: Lynne Rienner, ; Elections and Ethnicity in French Martinique: A Paradox in Paradise. New York: Praeger, William Milles in his work on Martinique Elections and Ethnicity in French Martinique,found that in the civil service was made up of 92% Martinique born personnel and there had been a tendency to employ the "French from France" or 'white' civil servants in the highest posts and relatively highest salary categories.

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A presidential election was held in France on 22 April (or 21 April in some overseas departments and territories), with a second round run-off held on 6 May (or 5 May for those same territories) to elect the President of France (who is also ex officio one of the two joint heads of state of Andorra, a sovereign state).

The incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy was running for a second. The Enigma of Ethnicity: An Analysis of Race in the Caribbean and the World Ralph R. Premdas University of the West Indies, School of Continuing Studies, - Caribbean Area - pages.

French Translation of “election” | The official Collins English-French Dictionary online. OverFrench translations of English words and phrases. English Translation of “Martinique” | The official Collins French-English Dictionary online. OverEnglish translations of French words and phrases.

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It reverted to France in Senate or Senat ( seats - for metropolitan France and overseas departments and regions of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guiana, Reunion, and Mayotte, 2 for New Caledonia, 2 for French Polynesia, 1 for Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, 1 for Saint-Barthelemy, 1 for Saint-Martin, 1 for Wallis and Futuna, and 12 for French nationals abroad.

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The French flag, consisting of three vertical bands in blue, white, and red, is flown in Martinique, Guadeloupe, and French Guiana. Martinique's political centre of gravity is generally, but not always, to the left of the French mainstream. The PPM controls the Conseil Générale (elected into office in ), while the RPR is the majority party in the Conseil Regional ().

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