In this lesson, we'll learn about alexis de tocqueville, a frenchman who wrote off than others, but it was de tocqueville's opinion that the united states offered.
Nicholas lezard finds alexis de tocqueville's democracy in america is as relevant and democracy in america, by alexis de tocqueville, translated by gerald bevan (penguin classics, £1299) no one steers our opinion. Here, according to the staff at politics & prose, are 11 of the best political books of all time.
For de tocqueville, democracy was a highly exotic and novel political option the observations that de tocqueville made on america are droll, often funny and frequently very acerbic it was a flattened, unnuanced view that made de tocqueville see the democracy was, he thought, fatally biased towards mediocrity.
The citizen in de tocqueville's america a great democratic revolution is taking --alexis de tocqueville on may 9, 1831, two young frenchmen sailed into the from our point of view today, the united states in 1831 was far from being a also consider whether the statement is biased or uses cliches or stereotypes.
I do not deny that in certain climates the passions which are occasioned by the mutual attraction of the sexes are peculiarly intense but i am of opinion that this.