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Tocqueville: Democracy in America (Library…

Tocqueville: Democracy in America (Library of America)

by Alexis de Tocqueville

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Series: Democracy in America

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If you have been recently taught American History - that is, the new, negative emphasis on America's wrongs, you need to discover what makes us unique. Tocqueville visited the United States in 1831 and examined her as a political scientist. His observations reveal the American character which still lives today. Read it and be proud. ( )
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An influential study of America's national government, egalitarian ideals, and character offers reflections on the effect of majority rule on the rights of individuals and provides insight into the rewards and responsibilities of a democratic government.… (more)

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