Party affiliation: Socialist Party
Municipal Councillor, Bléré (Indre-et-Loire). National Socialist Party Delegate for the Environment, then for Energy. Member of Socialist Party National Secretariat, in charge of communications and publicity.
Socialist Deputy for Indre-et-Loire (Loches-Amboise), 198I-. Teacher at Baltzac State School, Tours, 1962-1963. Insitute of Political Studies, Bordeaux, 1964-1970.
University of Bordeaux, 1963-1981. F. Rabelais University, Tours, 1975-1981. Head of Lectures in Contemporary History, University of Bordeaux.
Member of Historical and Economic Study Centre, University of Lyon II. Association of Contemporary Historians.