Award for “L'espace Wallonie-Bruxelles: Voyage au bout de la Belgique”
The authors Benoît Bayenet, Henri Capron, Philippe Liégeois have won an award for best work in political science (Le Prix du Livre politique) for their L'Espace wallonie-Bruxelles. Voyage au bout de Belgique (Walloon Brussels: The Road to the End of Belgium). Included in part of the book is a text by a pair of authors from the ISPO, Petr Fiala a Miroslav Mareš, who together with Klara Weber contributed the chapter Les expériences du divorce Tchécoslovaque: un exemle pour la Belgique? (Czechoslovakia's Divorce: An Example for Belgium?). The prize is awarded by the parliament of the French Society in Belgium, with a cash award of 5 000 Euros. Its purpose is to support work that evaluates democratic ideas and expands the analysis of political thought.