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Le despotisme démocratique
By Alexis de Tocqueville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: French. Published: April 18, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction
Tocqueville se livre à un ensemble d’observations et d’analyses de la société américaine et de son système politique. Il note que c’est l’égalité et non la liberté qui constitue le caractère distinctif des démocraties et que la tendance à l’égalisation des conditions (à la fois formelle et réelle) comporte un risque pour la liberté. Il s'agit d'un livre culte.
Fundamental Alexis de Tocqueville: A Practical Guide to Democracy in America
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This book is one of a series that have been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy." It is intended to serve as a primer for students of political philosophy and especially Tocqueville’s masterpiece, "Democracy in America".