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France Special

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses France with novelists Agnes Desarthe and Karim Miske, commentator Anne-Elisabeth Moutet and historian Robert Gildea, talking hours before the Paris attacks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Desarthe
Interviewed Guest:
Karim Miske
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Elisabeth Moutet
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Gildea
Producer:
Katy Hickman

In Our Time

Tocqueville: Democracy in America

Duration: 51 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Alexis de Tocqueville and his study of the American democratic system, written as an example to France of how democracy might develop there. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Gildea
Interviewed Guest:
Susan-Mary Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Jennings