The CRAPE – Arènes

The CRAPE (Centre for Research on Political Action in Europe)is a joint research unit for social sciences, affiliated with CNRS, the University of Rennes 1, Science Po Rennes and EHESP (the French School of Public Health), and has signed a partnership with the University of Rennes 2. For the coming 5-year programme, the CRAPE is taking on a new identity: Arènes – CRAPE.

Research Topics

The research activity is focused on five themes which have been revised in 2016: the European Integration Process – Social Security and Property Rights – Environment, Global Change and Natural Resources – Responsibility and Legal Security – Theory and History of Legal Systems. It has also developed a cross-theme research in certain fields, such as in new digital environment.