Tocqueville


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Tocqueville

Alexis Charles Henri Maurice Clérel de . 1805--59, French politician and political writer. His chief works are De la Démocratie en Amérique (1835--40) and L'Ancien régime et la révolution (1856)
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To illustrate the difference precipitated in modernity, Tocqueville cites a letter from a seventeenth-century aristocrat calmly describing a popular uprising and the violence that quelled it.
Poulos is more dynamic and conversational but also with a graduate education from Georgetown, trained to interpret Tocqueville.
Tocqueville beautifully addresses this conundrum in his "Author's Preface" to Democracy in America: some of the loudest proponents of democracy, especially in Europe, hated the faith.
What is steadily falling away is not democracy, but the restraints that de Tocqueville thought were essential to make liberal politics work.
En el mismo texto, que escribio para si mismo y no para ser publicado, Tocqueville revela lo que encuentra en el fondo de su alma: "Amo con pasion la libertad, la legalidad, el respeto de los derechos, pero no la democracia.
Tocqueville in Arabia is the result, says Mitchell, of an "imagined embrace between Azar Naisi's Reading Lolita in Tehran and Allan Bloom's Closing of the American Mind.
Esta aportacion novedosa convierte a este texto, desde mi punto de vista, en el testamento politico de Tocqueville.
Garvin, left, president and chief executive officer of the United Way of Central Massachusetts, chats with Maureen and Ted Coghlin, recipients of the Alexis de Tocqueville Award, at the United Way of Central Massachusetts' 93rd annual celebration at Mechanics Hall Wednesday.
Dessa forma, tanto a galaxia furetiana quanto a sobouliana se comprazem em reivindicar como fundamento de suas reflexoes alguns aspectos das analises de Tocqueville.
Podriamos considerar--con Pierre Manent--a Tocqueville como un heredero de la filosofia politica clasica, quien sigue interrogandose sobre las opciones de los regimenes politicos en tanto que estados sociales y tipos humanos.
Leyendo a Tocqueville, encontre una afirmacion suya que me ha llamado especialmente la atencion.
Agitado por su propia inquietud espiritual, Tocqueville aborda las relaciones entre religion y politica de un modo tan sutil como riguroso.