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Tocqueville, Alexis de 1805-1859

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Works: 2,059 works in 6,361 publications in 6 languages and 123,410 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Sources  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc 
Roles: Honoree, Other, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Redactor, Creator, Secretary, Correspondent
Classifications: JK216, 320.973
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Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
94 editions published between 1945 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shares impressions of America's politics and culture
De la démocratie en Amérique by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
391 editions published between 1834 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The old régime and the French Revolution by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
43 editions published between 1856 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brilliantly and searchingly examines the nature of French society in the years before the Revolution. Why did the Revolution break out? Was it inevitable, and if so, why? How was France really changed by the Revolution? Why did the intellectuals become enemies of the old French state and society? Why was the French nobility so estranged from the French people? Why, in short, were Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette doomed to the guillotines of the Revolution? In this book, Tocqueville examined these and many other questions, and in large measure definitively answered them
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
109 editions published between 1862 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey to America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
25 editions published between 1959 and 1981 in English and held by 2,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Translation of notebooks kept by the author during his last visit to America in 1831-32
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original work was written by Tocqueville, a French citizen who visited America in 1831 and published this account of American democracy in two volumes, the first in 1835 and the second in 1840. This is the third English-language translation
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An influential study of America's national government, egalitarian ideals, and character offers reflections on the effect of majority rule on the rights of individuals and provides insight into the rewards and responsibilities of a democratic government
L'Ancien régime et la Révolution by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
240 editions published between 1856 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy In America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
29 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based partly on the author's observations of the American political and social conditions during a visit in 1831-1832
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( )
5 editions published between 1840 and 2009 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexis de Tocqueville's Democracy in America (De la démocratie en Amérique) is a classic text detailing the United States of the 1830s, showing a primarily favorable view by Tocqueville as he compares it to his native France. Considered to be an important account of the U.S. democratic system, it has become a classic work in the fields of political science and history. It quickly became popular in both the United States and Europe
Writings on empire and slavery by Alexis de Tocqueville ( )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although Tocqueville never published a book-length study of French North Africa, his various writings on the subject provide as invaluable a portrait of French imperialism as Democracy in America does of the Early Republic period in American history. In Writings on Empire and Slavery, Jennifer Pitts has selected and translated nine of his most important dispatches on Algeria, which offer startling new insights into both Tocqueville's political thought and French liberalism's attitudes toward the political, military, and moral aspects of France's colonial expansion. Also included in this collection is Tocqueville's influential call for the abolition of slavery in the French West Indies, an action he felt would regain for France the moral high ground taken by Britain when it abolished slavery in its colonies - even as the conquest and settling of Algeria would unify the French nation and gain for it international respect."--Jacket
Journeys to England and Ireland by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notebooks kept by the author during his journeys to England in 1833 and in 1835 and to Ireland in 1835, with an extract from an unpublished letter probably addressed to Gustave de Beaumont, Oct. 5, 1828
On the penitentiary system in the United States and its application in France by Gustave Auguste de Beaumont de La Bonniniere ( Book )
16 editions published between 1833 and 1984 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the penitentiary system in the United States and its application in France with an appendix on penal colonies, and also, statistical notes by Gustave de Beaumont ( Book )
15 editions published between 1833 and 1980 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic commentary on the influence of democracy on the intellect, feelings, and actions of Americans
The republic of the United States of America and its political institutions by Alexis de Tocqueville ( )
36 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexis de Tocqueville on democracy, revolution, and society : selected writings by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The nineteenth-century French writer examines the development of democratic government in the United States and the state of political and social life
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Tocqueville's original eighteenth century writings on the American political experience and its effects upon the development of the American culture
 
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Alternative Names
Clérel, Alexis C. H. 1805-1859
Clérel, Alexis Henri Charles de 1805-1859 vizconde de Tocqueville
Clérel, Alexis Henri Charles de, vizconde de Tocqueville, 1805-1859
Clérel, Alexis-Henri-Charles-Maurice 1805-1859
Clérel de Tocqueville, Alexis 1805-1859
Clérel de Tocqueville, Alexis C. 1805-1859
Clérel de Tocqueville, Alexis Charles 1805-1859
Clérel de Tocqueville, Charles A. 1805-1859
Clérel de Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henri Maurice 1805-1859
De Tocqueville, Alexis
De Tocqueville, Alexis 1805-1859
De Tokvilʹ, Alekseĭ 1805-1859
DeTocqueville, Alexis
DeTocqueville, Alexis 1805-1859
DeTocqueville, Alexis Charles Henri 1805-1859
Tocquevile, Alexis de
Tocqueville.
Tocqueville, A. de.
Tocqueville, A. de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis.
Tocqueville, Alexis-Charles-Henri C. de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de
Tocqueville, Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis Charles Henri de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis-Charles Henri-Maurice Clérel de
Tocqueville, Alexis Charles Henri Maurice Clérel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis Charles Henry de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Alexis Clérel de.
Tocqueville, Alexis Clérel de 1805-1859
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Tocqueville, Ch. Alexis de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles A. 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles A. de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Clérel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henri Clérel de
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henri Clérel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henri de.
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henri Maurice Clérel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, Charles Alexis Henry Maurice Clerel de 1805-1859
Tocqueville, De 1805-1859
Tokuviru, Alexis, de, 1805-1859
Tokuviru, de, Alexis, 1805-1859
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Tokvilʹ, Alekseĭ de, 1805-1859
Tokvil, Aleksej de.
Tokvil', Aleksej de 1805-1859
Tokvilʹ, Aleksis de 1805-1859
Toqueville, Alexis de 1805-1859
Tūkifīl, Aliksī dū, 1805-1859
Де Токвиль, Алексис, 1805-1859
Токвилль, Алексис Шарль Анри 1805-1859
Токвиль, Алексей 1805-1859
Токвиль, Алексис 1805-1859
Токвиль, Алексис де, 1805-1859
דה-טוקויל 1805-1859
דה טוקויל, אלכסיס, 1805-1859
טוקוויל, אלכסיס דה
טוקויל, אלכסיס דה, 1805-1859
טוקויל, אלכסיס צ'רלס הנרי מוריס קלרל דה, 1805-1859
טוקויל, אלקסיס דה, 1805-1859
ألكس دو توكفيل، 1805-1859
ألكسيس دي توكفيل، 1805-1859
توكڤيل، ألكسي دو، 1859-1805
دوتوكفيل، ألكسيس، 1805-1859
دي توكفيل، ألكسيس، 1805-1859
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トクヴィル, A.
トクヴィル, アレクシス・ド
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