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Exil et résistance au national-socialisme (1933-1945)

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ISBN: 9782878547931 Year: Language: French
Publisher: Presses Sorbonne Nouvelle
Subject: History
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Ce volume se propose de faire le point sur la réalité et l'importance de la résistance au national-socialisme en Allemagne et de répondre à une question toujours controversée: dans quelle mesure l'exil ou l'émigration peuvent-ils être considérés comme une action de résistance ?

Écrire sous l'Occupation : Du non-consentement

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ISBN: 9782753568297 Year: DOI: 10.4000/books.pur.110861 Language: French
Publisher: Presses universitaires de Rennes
Subject: History
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Qu'est-ce qui pousse des hommes et des femmes à écrire pour dire leur « mal vivre » sur un sol occupé ? La première originalité de cet ouvrage est de répondre à cette question en élargissant le plus possible le champ d'investigation. Ont été pris en considération les différents types d'écrits – publics, intimes, clandestins, dans ou hors du champ littéraire – qui manifestèrent en France, entre 1940 et 1945, un refus de la résignation et de la passivité face à l'occupation et incarnèrent tout l'éventail des comportements allant « du non-consentement à la résistance ». À cet objectif ambitieux correspond une approche interdisciplinaire inédite qui combine analyses littéraires et historiennes, ainsi qu'une dimension comparatiste : les cas belge et polonais ont permis de mesurer les effets des variations des conditions d'occupation et des contextes culturels nationaux. L'ouvrage s'organise autour de cinq axes : l'écriture intime, l'écriture clandestine (presse, tracts, chants des maquis), les formes littéraires (poésie, théâtre, roman), les modalités de l'engagement chez les écrivains, l'écriture face à la persécution et à la répression (journaux et correspondances de Juifs, graffitis de détenus, lettres de condamnés à mort). Que ces contributions traitent de genres, d'auteurs ou d'œuvres, deux questions principales les parcourent. Quelles fonctions remplissent ces écrits : conceptualiser, agir, affirmer une identité ? Quelles mutations surviennent en période d'occupation, en fonction des différents régimes d'écriture : journalistique ou littéraire, testimonial ou fictionnel, à visée intime ou publique ?

Rule and Resistance Beyond the Nation State: Contestation, Escalation, Exit

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Book Series: Resistance Studies: Critical Engagements with Power and Social Change ISBN: 9781786612656 Year: Pages: 310 Language: English
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield International Grant: Cluster of Excellence ‘The Formation of Normative Orders’ and Max-Horkheimer Straße
Subject: History --- Migration
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Rule and resistance can no longer be understood in national contexts only. They both have transnationalised over the last decades. The scholarly discourse, however, still lags behind these developments. While International Relations only sees institutional “governance”, social movement studies only see instances of resistance. Both, however, lack the necessary vocabulary to describe the dynamic interplay between systems of rule and resistance. While we are governed by transnational structures of rule, a systematic analysis of how this operates and how it can be resisted remains to be developed.This book develops an understanding of these power relations through rich empirical case studies of different forms of rule-resistance relationships. Some resistant groups demand reforms of particular policies and institutions. Others attack institutions head-on. Yet other actors attempt to escape the rules they reject. Which forms of resistance can we expect under different kinds of rule? How can we understand transnational rule in the first place? The book gives new inspiring answers to these difficult questions.

Forstleute im Widerstand gegen Adolf Hitler - Eine Spurensuche

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ISBN: 101787520201253 9783863954444 Year: Language: German
Publisher: Universitätsverlag Göttingen
Subject: Agriculture (General)
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Wer vor hundert Jahren in Deutschland Forstwirtschaft studierte, der kam häufig aus gutbürgerlichen Verhältnissen oder entstammte einer Adelsfamilie. Diese jungen Männer fühlten sich in aller Regel den militärischen Traditionen ihrer Väter verpflichtet und wussten mit der Verfassung von Weimar wenig anzufangen. Sie genossen die Privilegien ihrer Herkunft und das Renommee ihres Berufsstandes. Das „Dritte Reich“ und sein „Führer“ wurden von ihnen freudig begrüßt und die frühen Kriegserfolge begeistert gefeiert, an denen sie als Reserveoffiziere nicht selten auch selbst beteiligt waren. Dennoch fanden einige von ihnen den Weg in den Widerstand gegen Hitler. Wie aber verträgt sich das landläufige Bild von den Forstleuten als „staatstreue Funktionseliten“ mit Konspiration und Attentat? Im vorliegenden Band wird der Versuch unternommen, die Voraussetzungen und Spielräume „forstlichen“ Widerstands gegen das nationalsozialistische Regime anhand biographischer Skizzen darzustellen. Soweit möglich, wurden auch die Biographien der Ehefrauen dieser Forstleute in die Recherchen einbezogen. Sie waren zumeist in die geheimen Aktivitäten ihrer Männer eingeweiht und trugen die Entscheidung mit, nicht nur das eigene Leben, sondern auch das ihrer Familien aufs Spiel zu setzen.

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Mechanisms of antibiotic resistance

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Book Series: Frontiers Research Topics ISSN: 16648714 ISBN: 9782889195268 Year: Pages: 224 DOI: 10.3389/978-2-88919-526-8 Language: English
Publisher: Frontiers Media SA
Subject: Microbiology --- Science (General)
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Antibiotics represent one of the most successful forms of therapy in medicine. But the efficiency of antibiotics is compromised by the growing number of antibiotic-resistant pathogens. Antibiotic resistance, which is implicated in elevated morbidity and mortality rates as well as in the increased treatment costs, is considered to be one of the major global public health threats (www.who.int/drugresistance/en/) and the magnitude of the problem recently prompted a number of international and national bodies to take actions to protect the public (http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/health_consumer/docs/road-map-amr_en.pdf: http://www.who.int/drugresistance/amr_global_action_plan/en/; http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/docs/carb_national_strategy.pdf). Understanding the mechanisms by which bacteria successfully defend themselves against the antibiotic assault represent the main theme of this eBook published as a Research Topic in Frontiers in Microbiology, section of Antimicrobials, Resistance, and Chemotherapy. The articles in the eBook update the reader on various aspects and mechanisms of antibiotic resistance. A better understanding of these mechanisms should facilitate the development of means to potentiate the efficacy and increase the lifespan of antibiotics while minimizing the emergence of antibiotic resistance among pathogens.

Antifungal Drug Discovery: New Theories and New Therapies

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Book Series: Frontiers Research Topics ISSN: 16648714 ISBN: 9782889199501 Year: Pages: 136 DOI: 10.3389/978-2-88919-950-1 Language: English
Publisher: Frontiers Media SA
Subject: Microbiology --- Science (General)
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Fungal infections such as candidoses can range from superficial mucous membrane infection to life-threatening systemic mycoses. Candida infections are a significant clinical problem globally due to rapid rise in compromised host populations including HIV/AIDS, organ transplant recipients and patients on chemotherapy. In addition, sharp increase in aging populations which are susceptible to fungal infections is expected in next few decades. Antifungal drugs are relatively difficult to develop compared to the antibacterial drugs owing to the eukaryotic nature of the cells. Therefore, only a handful of antifungal agents are currently available to treat the myriad of fungal infections. Moreover, rising antifungal resistance and host-related adverse reactions have limited the antifungal arsenal against fungal pathogens. In this research topic, we tried to update the theoretical aspects pertaining to the antifungal drug discovery i.e. proposed novel mechanisms, new drug targets and pathways. In addition, invited authors explored the new antifungal drugs derived from natural and synthetic sources which are currently under development. Contributors were encouraged to bring new insight into the antifungal drug discovery. We hope the reader may arrive at a general consensus on the possible strategies to combat ever increasing ubiquitous fungal infection in this new century.

Les derniers jours de la Troisième République à Tahiti, 1938-1940

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ISBN: 9782854300635 9782854301106 Year: Language: French
Publisher: Société des Océanistes
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The Global Challenge Posed by the Multiresistant International Clones of Bacterial Pathogens

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Book Series: Frontiers Research Topics ISSN: 16648714 ISBN: 9782889452170 Year: Pages: 291 DOI: 10.3389/978-2-88945-217-0 Language: English
Publisher: Frontiers Media SA
Subject: Microbiology --- Science (General)
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Multiresistant bacterial pathogens pose a serious problem worldwide making the appropriate treatment of patients with healthcare-associated infections a challenge. The spread of antibiotic resistance is either mediated by mobile genetic elements (MGEs) or the dissemination of genetically-related groups of pathogens, “high-risk clonal complexes”. Interestingly most multiresistant healthcare-associated bacteria command just a few dominant international clonal complexes causing infections in various geographical areas. It is of utmost importance to identify the determinants associated with and promoting the spread of antibiotic resistance and the dissemination of these multiresistant pathogens. The Topic comprises mostly of population and epidemiological studies investigating antibiotic resistance mechanisms, MGEs and the impact of antibiotic resistance, and the production of virulence factors on the clonal dynamics of a diverse range of bacterial species. Though, the exploration of the mechanisms governing clonal dynamics and the dissemination of antibiotic resistance will remain a salient issue for a considerable time to come we believe that the papers published in the Topic have usefully contributed to the better understanding of some of the processes involved and supplement papers investigating the “non-bacterial” constituents of clonal mobility, like proper medical practice and compliance with hygienic standards.

Contester au Moyen Âge

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ISBN: 9791035105860 Year: DOI: 10.4000/books.psorbonne.55167 Language: French
Publisher: Éditions de la Sorbonne
Subject: History
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Les sociétés médiévales accordent une grande importance à la culture de l'obéissance, au respect de la tradition et au principe hiérarchique. Mais elles sont aussi régulièrement secouées par toutes sortes de rébellions, de dissidences ou de révoltes, voire par de véritables révolutions. Ces différentes figures de la contestation ont constitué un domaine de recherche majeur dans les années 1960-1970, porté par les vents de l’époque, avant d’être délaissés ou traités de façon plus parcellaire. À l’heure où les nouvelles recherches sur l’hérésie revisitent les rapports entre désobéissance et rébellion, où l’histoire intellectuelle réexamine la destinée de figures contestataires et où les grandes révoltes paysannes, urbaines ou nobiliaires suscitent un net regain d’intérêt, il convenait de rouvrir le dossier, sans nécessairement évoquer l’anniversaire de la Jacquerie paysanne de 1358, ni l’actualité brûlante du mouvement des « gilets jaunes ». C’est ce qu’a entrepris le XLIXe Congrès de la Société des historiens médiévistes de l’Enseignement supérieur public, réuni à Rennes en 2018. Les études rassemblées dans ce volume explorent ainsi tour à tour la manière dont les sociétés latines, byzantines ou musulmanes du Moyen Âge ont dit et défini les contestations, les motifs variés qui animaient dissidents ou révoltés, et les formes que prit la remise en cause de l’ordre établi, avant de s’interroger sur la fin des contestations et leurs effets par-delà leur dénouement souvent tragique et leur mémoire dissonante.

Bad Bugs in the XXIst Century: Resistance Mediated by Multi-Drug Efflux Pumps in Gram-Negative Bacteria

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Book Series: Frontiers Research Topics ISSN: 16648714 ISBN: 9782889199310 Year: Pages: 193 DOI: 10.3389/978-2-88919-931-0 Language: English
Publisher: Frontiers Media SA
Subject: Science (General) --- Microbiology
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The discovery of antibiotics represented a key milestone in the history of medicine. However, with the rise of these life-saving drugs came the awareness that bacteria deploy defence mechanisms to resist these antibiotics, and they are good at it. Today, we appear at a crossroads between discovery of new potent drugs and omni-resistant superbugs. Moreover, the misuse of antibiotics in different industries has increased the rate of resistance development by providing permanent selective pressure and, subsequently, enrichment of multidrug resistant pathogens. As a result, antimicrobial resistance has now become an urgent threat to public health worldwide (http://www.who.int/drugresistance/documents/surveillancereport/en/). The development of multidrug resistance (MDR) in an increasing number of pathogens, including Pseudomonas, Acinetobacter, Klebsiella, Salmonella, Burkholderia, and other Gram-negative bacteria is a most severe issue. Membrane efflux pump complexes of the Resistance-Nodulation-cell Division (RND) superfamily play a key role in the development of MDR in these bacteria. RND pumps, together with other transporters, contribute to intrinsic and acquired resistance to most, if not all, of the antimicrobial compounds available in our drug arsenal. Given the enormous drug polyspecificity of MDR efflux pumps, studies on their mechanism of action are extremely challenging, and this has negatively impacted both the development of new antibiotics that are able to evade these efflux pumps as well as the design of pump inhibitors. The collection of articles in this eBook, published as a Research Topic in Frontiers in Microbiology, section of Antimicrobials, Resistance, and Chemotherapy, aims to update the reader about the latest advances on the structure and function of RND efflux transporters, their roles in the overall multidrug resistance phenotype of Gram-negative pathogens, and on strategies to inhibit their activities. A deeper understanding of the mechanisms by which RND efflux pumps, alone or synergistically with other efflux pumps, are able to limit the concentration of antimicrobial compounds inside the bacterial cell, may pave the way for new, more directed, inhibitor and antibiotic design to ultimately overcome antimicrobial resistance by Gram-negatives.

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