Le blog de Marc Hatzfeld

Sur ce blog, vous trouverez mes articles ou conférences concernant des sujets que j'ai abordés depuis 2003 : les banlieues, la violence, la politique, la jeunesse, l'anthropologie, l'Inde, soit en Français, soit en Anglais. Et quelques séries de graphes captés sur mon tel dans plusieurs villes du monde.

Portraits de jeunesse

I won’t talk about the French youth at large, but about a section of this youth which is the popular youth. The middle or upper class youth of course deserve consideration, but like most heirs, the expectation of an endowment bonds them with the power which they will inherit. Whether wealth or political might, popular youth don’t expect any heritage at all; thus it is free from the obligation of social continuity and open to discontinuity, eager to change and keen to adapt to the modern world. This is the reason for our special interest. What I shall try to emphasise is that two of the characteristics of this youth - violence and fertile imagination - are linked and contribute as such to the

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