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Democracy In America (Complete)

by Alexis de Toqueville

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Published by Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages596
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8411328M
    ISBN 101406822701
    ISBN 109781406822700

      This edition is complete, unabridged, and formatted for your NOOK. Democracy in America; published in two volumes, the first in and the second in ) is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are Brand: Bronson Tweed Publishing. Online Library of Liberty. Democracy in America. English Edition. This text-based PDF was prepared by the typesetters of the LF book. HTML: MB: This version has been converted from the original text. Every effort has been taken to translate the unique features of the printed book .

      Democracy in America is arguably the most perceptive and influential book ever written about American politics and society. The Library of America now presents Arthur Goldhammer's acclaimed translation in a two-volume Paperback Classics : HarperCollins Canada. Democracy In America Volume 1 By Alexis de Tocqueville Translator – Henry Reeve Book One Introduction Special Introduction By Hon. John T. Morgan In the eleven years that separated the Declaration of the In-dependence of the United States from the completion of that act in the ordination of our written Constitution, the greatCited by:

      Alexis de Tocqueville () was a French sociologist and political theorist who traveled to the United States to study its prisons and wrote “Democracy in America” (), one of the.   Alexis de Tocqueville () came to America in to see what a great republic was like. What struck him most was the country's equality of conditions, its book he wrote on his return to France, Democracy in America, is both the best ever written on democracy and the best ever written on remains the most often quoted book about the United States, not /5(58).


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The impetus for this book was Gilens and Page study of public policy over the past 20 years that concluded that any American not in the top 20% of the income brackets has virtually no influence on major /5. "Democracy in America," the first of four volumes upon "American Institutions and their Influence," was published in It was received at once by the scholars and thinkers of Europe as a profound, impartial, and entertaining exposition of the principles of popular, representative self-government.

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Alexis de Tocqueville () came to America in to see what a great republic was like. What struck him most was the country's equality of conditions, its book he wrote on his return to France, Democracy in America, is both the best ever written on democracy and the best ever written on remains the most often quoted book about the United States, not only because /5().

Democracy in America, written by Alexis de Tocqueville between andis considered one of the most comprehensive and insightful books ever written about the U.S.

Having seen the failed attempts at a democratic government in his native France, Tocqueville set out to study a stable and prosperous democracy in order to gain insight into how it : Ashley Crossman. Democracy in America, is a firsthand sociopolitical observation of the United States written by French lawyer Alexis de Tocqueville in The author documents his travels through America and contrasts his experiences with established aristocratic systems in Western Europe.

Democracy in America is arguably the most perceptive and influential book ever written about American politics and society. The Library of America now presents Arthur Goldhammer's acclaimed translation in a two-volume Paperback Classics edition/5(31).

He breaks down the governmental system down into its basic parts to explain how it works. This book has been touted as one of the first and most complete works on sociology and political science written. Book Summary “Democracy in America” starts out with an admiration for the democratic system of America in Democracy in America is arguably the most perceptive and influential book ever written about American politics and society.

The Library of America now presents Arthur Goldhammer's acclaimed translation in a two-volume Paperback Classics edition. Winner of the Translation Prize. The former subject has been treated of in the work on the Democracy of America, which I published five years ago; to examine the latter is the object of the present book; but these two parts complete each other, and form one and the same work.

Democracy in America and Two Essays on America (Penguin Classics): Tocqueville, Alexis de, Kramnick, Isaac, Bevan, Gerald, Kramnick, Isaac: : Books/5().

Get this from a library. Democracy in America. [Alexis de Tocqueville; Harvey C Mansfield, Jr.; Delba Winthrop] -- Original work was written by Tocqueville, a French citizen who visited America in and published this account of American democracy in two volumes, the.

From America's call for a free press to its embrace of the capitalist system, Democracy in America--first published in enlightens, entertains, and endures as a brilliant study of our national government and character. Philosopher John Stuart Mill called it "among the most remarkable productions of our time." Woodrow Wilson wrote that de Tocqueville's ability to illuminate the.

Democracy in America is arguably the most perceptive and influential book ever written about American politics and society. The Library of America now presents Arthur Goldhammer's acclaimed translation in a two-volume Paperback Classics Pages:. Appears in books from Page 1 - To evade the bondage of system and habit, of family-maxims, class-opinions, and, in some degree, of national prejudices; to accept tradition only as a means of information, and existing facts only as a lesson used in doing otherwise and doing better /5(5).

Democracy in America, by Alexis de Tocqueville, translated by Gerald Bevan (Penguin Classics, £). The surprisingly large number of readers who .The result was Democracy in America, a monumental study of the strengths and weaknesses of the nation’s evolving politics.

Tocqueville looked to the flourishing democratic system in America as a possible model for post-revolutionary France, believing its egalitarian ideals reflected the spirit of the age - even that they were the will of God.