The Treaty of Verdun of 843 partitioned Francia into East Francia, Middle Francia and West Francia.
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France does not recognise religious law as a motivation for the enactment of prohibitions.Senators are chosen by an electoral college for 6-year terms (originally 9-year terms and one half of the seats are submitted to election every 3 years starting in September 2008.It is the leading producer and exporter of farm products in Europe.14: "It is customary to couple him with Couperin as one couples Haydn with Mozart or Ravel with Debussy." Allen Schrott.137 It is an associate member of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) 138 and a leading member of the International Francophone Organisation (OIF) of 84 fully or partly French-speaking countries.Archived from the original (PDF) on Retrieved b c (in Dutch) Noah Shusterman De Franse Revolutie (The French Revolution).In 2003, the French Ministry of the Interior estimated the total number of people of Muslim background to be between 5 and 6 million (810).



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De Maistre is considered, together with the Englishman Edmund Burke, one of the founders of European conservatism, while Comte is regarded as the founder of positivism, which Émile Durkheim reformulated as a basis for social research.
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