A questioned neutrality Gallery

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Jurists from law schools, individually or collectively, participated in the fabrication of an academic discourse on war. Among them, the deans contributed especially at the time of the beginning of each academic year and through their writings to deliver a legal and patriotic message. Their expressions throughout the conflict thus participated, along with others, in an intellectual war.


Deans caught in the war


Paris and Ferdinand Larnaude



Toulouse and Maurice Hauriou


Deans and professors : legal personalities engaged in the public scene




Deans joining anti-German general discourse