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  • “Donnez-moi une place”: an introduction to the theological ethics of France Quéré 

    Sinclair, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    David Sinclair first presented this reflection on the writing of the French ethicist France Quéré (1936–95) at the inaugural meeting of the Church of Scotland’s Church and Society Council in order to demonstrate the kind ...
  • Ethnonyms in the place-names ­of Scotland and the Border counties of England 

    Morgan, Ailig Peadar Morgan (University of St Andrews, 2013-11-30) - Thesis
    This study has collected and analysed a database of place-names containing potential ethnonymic elements. Competing models of ethnicity are investigated and applied to names about which there is reasonable confidence. A ...
  • Family, ambition and service : the French nobility and the emergence of the standing army, c. 1598-1635 

    Thomas, Daniel (University of St Andrews, 2011-06) - Thesis
    This thesis will contend that a permanent body of military force under royal command, a ‘standing army’, arose during the first three decades of the seventeenth century in France. Such a development constituted a transformation ...
  • French royal acts printed before 1601 

    Kim, Lauren J (University of St Andrews, 2008-06-26) - Thesis
    This thesis is a study of royal acts printed in French before 1601. The kingdom of France is a natural place to begin a study of royal acts. It possessed one of the oldest judicial systems in Europe, which had been ...
  • Marriage and desire in seventeenth-century French comedy 

    Townshend, Sarah Elizabeth (2015-06-25) - Thesis
    This thesis re-examines the role of marriage in the golden age of seventeenth-century French comedy. It reconsiders received wisdom on the subject to challenge acceptance of the final promise of marriage as a dénouement ...
  • The specificity of Simenon: on translating 'Maigret' 

    Taylor, Judith Louise (University of St Andrews, 2009-06-23) - Thesis
    The project examines how German- and English-speaking translators of selected Maigret novels by the Belgian crime writer Georges Simenon have dealt with cultural and linguistic specificity, with a view to shedding light ...