France is officially known as French Republic. It is a sovereign state including territory. It is a unitary semi-presidential republic with the basic in Paris, the country's better city-limits and capital cultural and bartering centre. The Constitution of France establishes the accompaniment as civil and democratic, with its ascendancy acquired from the people. The European part of the France is known as metropolitan France.
Metropolitan France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean; due to its shape, it is generally referred to in French as l'Hexagone. France is one of alone three countries to accept both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. From Northeast to Southeast France shares borders with Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, and Spain.
France has a mixed economy that combines all-encompassing clandestine action with abundant accompaniment action and government intervention. The government retains enough access over key segments of basement sectors, with majority buying of railway, electricity, aircraft, nuclear ability and telecommunications. It has been adequate its ascendancy over these sectors back the aboriginal 1990s. The government is boring corporatizing the accompaniment area and affairs off backing in France Telecom, Air France, as able-bodied as in the insurance, banking, and defence industries.
In the field of science, this country produced 67 Nobel laureates so far. Numerous Psychiatry journals are published from France with good reputation. Several leading Institutions in the country including Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Royal institute of psychiatry In this country the leading associations of Psychiatry are European Psychiatry Association, French World Association, and French Federation of Psychiatry. In France more men than women were in fact locked up in psychiatric institutions.