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For sixty years, the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme has been advancing knowledge through the humanities and social sciences. Recognized as a public utility, the FMSH promotes freedom and independence of research, fosters scientific innovation and champions access to knowledge for all. Every year, the foundation supports nearly 400 researchers and makes over 70,000 scientific resources available to the public.

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Created in 1963 by the historian Fernand Braudel, the Fondation Maison des sciences de l'homme supports innovative research built on international cooperation and interdisciplinary dialogue, and works to disseminate knowledge to as many people as possible.

A recognized public utility foundation, the Fondation Maison des sciences de l'homme focuses its resources on research programs and services that contribute to the circulation of ideas and researchers across languages ​​and borders. Since its creation, the Fondation Maison des sciences de l'homme has been committed to defending academic freedom and supporting researchers in the humanities and social sciences.

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