Alexis de Tocqueville (Major Conservative and Libertarian - download pdf or read online

By Alan S. Kahan

ISBN-10: 0826483135

ISBN-13: 9780826483133

Significant Conservative and Libertarian Thinkers presents entire debts of the works of seminal conservative thinkers from quite a few classes, disciplines and traditions. This quantity contains an highbrow biography, historic context, severe exposition of Alexis de Tocqueville's paintings, reception and impression, modern relevance, bibliography together with references to digital assets and an index.

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All that can be done is to enlighten self-interest in order to combat it.

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Part II This page intentionally left blank 2 The Essential Tocqueville When reading Tocqueville, it is easy to be captured by the fluid style, the brilliant phrases, the subject he is discussing. But it is essential never to lose sight of his central concerns. Whether he is writing about the American judicial system, the colonization of Algeria or French municipal administration under Louis XIV, Tocqueville is guided by the same values, uses the same methods, betrays the same influences and has the same goals in mind.

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