Poetry Books by Alexis De Tocqueville

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Ancien Regime and the French Revolution Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher: ePenguin
Published Date: 2008-05-29
Categories: History
A powerful new translation of de Tocqueville s influential look at the origins of modern France In this penetrating study, Alexis de Tocqueville considers the French Revolution in the context of France s history. de Tocqueville worried that although the revolutionary spirit was still alive and well, liberty was no longer its primary objective. Just as the first Republic had fallen to Napoleon and the second had succumbed to his nephew Napoleon III, he feared that all future revolutions might experience the same fate, forever imperiling the development of democracy in France.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book The Two Tocquevilles, Father and Son Authors: Robert Roswell Palmer
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press
Published Date: 1987
Categories: History
The distinguished historian R. R. Palmer compares the ideas of Alexis de Tocqueville and his father. Count Herve de Tocqueville. on the causes of the French Revolution of 1789. Originally published in 1987. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Tocqueville on America After 1840 Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville, Aurelian Craiutu, Jeremy Jennings
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Published Date: 2009-03-30
Categories: History
Tocqueville on America after 1840 provides access to Tocqueville's views on American politics from 1840 to 1859, revealing his shift in thinking and growing disenchantment with America.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Journeys to England and Ireland Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
Published Date: 1958
Categories: History
"…a tireless observer, and one of unparalleled brilliance and prescience, with a remarkable ability to draw strangers to serious talk. Here, in visits of a few months, he manages to see and describe more of the essence of English character, society, and politics—as well as that bottomless pit, the Irish problem, than most others have in a lifetime." —The New Yorker

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Democracy in America - Volume 1 by Alexis de Tocqueville. Authors: Alexis De Tocqueville
Publisher: Independently Published
Published Date: 2019-01-27
Categories: Fiction
is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are usually simply entitled Democracy in America. In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution that he believed had been occurring over the previous several hundred years.In 1831, Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont were sent by the French government to study the American prison system. In his later letters Tocqueville indicates that he and Beaumont used their official business as a pretext to study American society instead.They arrived in New York City in May of that year and spent nine months traveling the United States, studying the prisons, and collecting information on American society, including its religious, political, and economic character. The two also briefly visited Canada, spending a few days in the summer of 1831 in what was then Lower Canada (modern-day Quebec) and Upper Canada (modern-day Ontario).

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book The Social and Political Thought of Alexis de Tocqueville Authors: Jack Lively
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press
Published Date: 1965
Categories: Democracy
Scholarly analysis of the political philosophy of the eminent 19th century Frenchman.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book The Old Regime and the Revolution, Volume I Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published Date: 1998
Categories: History
The Old Regime and the Revolution is Alexis de Tocqueville's great meditation on the origins and meanings of the French Revolution. One of the most profound and influential studies of this pivotal event, it remains a relevant and stimulating discussion of the problem of preserving individual and political freedom in the modern world. Alan Kahan's translation provides a faithful, readable rendering of Tocqueville's last masterpiece, and includes notes and variants which reveal Tocqueville's sources and include excerpts from his drafts and revisions. The introduction by France's most eminent scholars of Tocqueville and the French Revolution, Françoise Mélonio and the late François Furet, provides a brilliant analysis of the work.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Democracy in America; Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher: Franklin Classics Trade Press
Published Date: 2018-10-23
Categories:
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Alexis de Tocqueville on Democracy, Revolution, and Society Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published Date: 1982-09-15
Categories: Political Science
The nineteenth-century French writer examines the development of democratic government in the United States and the state of political and social life

Alexis De Tocqueville Books, Alexis De Tocqueville poetry book Journey in Ireland, July-August, 1835 Authors: Alexis de Tocqueville, Emmet J Larkin
Publisher: CUA Press
Published Date: 1990-01-01
Categories: History
This edition of his journal is perhaps the first serious scholarly effort to place Tocqueville's journey to Ireland in its proper intellectual, geographical, and historical context.



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