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A 2014 study points the finger at French culture and education—but many questions are still left unanswered. … More Why are the French so unhappy?
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I learn the real reason why Parisians are so late all the time. … More There’s nothing fashionable about French lateness
According to Joan DeJean, Paris became the first truly modern city thanks to its urban architecture, social life, and (of course) fashion. … More How fashion was born in 17th century Paris
The French tradition of the “café-philo” is now a global phenomenon. … More Practicing philosophy at the café
Kati Marton’s “Paris: A Love Story” shows how cities can become woven into the narrative of our lives. … More How does Paris fit into your life story?