Democracy in America

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Endymion Press, 15 mars 2018 - 433 sidor
Democracy in America has had the singular honor of being even to this day the work that political commentators of every stripe refer to when they seek to draw large conclusions about the society of the USA. Alexis de Tocqueville, a young French aristocrat, came to the young nation to investigate the functioning of American democracy & the social, political & economic life of its citizens, publishing his observations in 1835 & 1840.
 

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If you want to read about how a pompous, arrogant ass of a Frenchman viewed ‘the Great Experiement’ in Democracy, read this book. Otherwise, skip it. I had to read it in a government class as an ... Läs hela recensionen

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Loved this! It was so interesting to read an outsiders perspective of America in between the American Revolution and Civil War. Läs hela recensionen

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Introduction
Exterior Form Of North America
Social Conditions Of The AngloAmericans
Part II
Judicial Power In The United States
Why The People May Strictly Be Said To Govern In
Government Of The Democracy In AmericaPart I
Advantages American Society Derive From Democracy
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Democracy in America has had the singular honor of being even to this day the work that political commentators of every stripe refer to when they seek to draw large conclusions about the society of the USA. Alexis de Tocqueville, a young French aristocrat, came to the young nation to investigate the functioning of American democracy & the social, political & economic life of its citizens, publishing his observations in 1835 & 1840.

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