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Author Schleifer, James T., 1942-
Title The Chicago companion to Tocqueville's Democracy in America / James T. Schleifer.
Published Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, @2012.
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 Floor3  JK216.T648 S34 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 199 pages ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-186) and index.
Contents Pt. I. What are the contexts of Tocqueville's Democracy? 1. Who was Tocqueville? 2. How was Democracy in America written? -- Pt. II. What are some of the major themes of Tocqueville's Democracy? 3. What are some of Tocqueville's basic convictions? 4. What does Tocqueville mean by equality, democracy, and liberty? 5. How does democracy threaten liberty? 6. How to preserve liberty? 7. What are some of Tocqueville's other major themes? 8. What does Tocqueville have to say about America? -- Pt. III. American readings of Tocqueville's Democracy: 9. How has Tocqueville's Democracy been read in America? -- Pt. IV. Tools for use.
Subject Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859. De la démocratie en Amérique.
Alternate Title Tocqueville's Democracy in America
ISBN 9780226737034 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
0226737039 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9780226737041 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0226737047 (paperback : alkaline paper)
OCLC number 756045437