DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA


New

DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA

ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE    Book Number: 28847    Product format: Paperback

Hailed as the finest book ever written on the nature of democracy, it continues to be an influential text on both sides of the Atlantic, above all in the emerging democracies of Eastern Europe. De Tocqueville examines the structures, institutions and operation of democracy, and shows how Europe can learn from American successes and failures. His central theme is the advancement of the rule of the people, but he also predicts that slavery will bring about the most horrible of civil wars, foresees that the USA and Russia will be the superpowers of the 20th century, and is 150 years ahead of his time in his views on the position and importance of women. Paperback reprint.
Bibliophile price: £2.00


Additional product information

ISBN 9781853264801
Browse these categories as well: Wordsworth - Literature, Religion & Philosophy, History

Customers who bought this product also bought

THE ART OF WAR and THE BOOK OF LORD SHANG
Bibliophile price: £2.00
BEOWULF
Bibliophile price: £2.00
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE
Bibliophile price: £2.00
MOONFLEET
Bibliophile price: £1.25
LADY SUSAN AND OTHER WORKS
Bibliophile price: £1.25
TENDER IS THE NIGHT / THE LAST TYCOON
Bibliophile price: £1.25