Democracy in America
Buy Item $19.80 Retail: $22.00 Save 10% ($2.20)
In Stock
Stock No: WW805360
University of Chicago Press / Paperback

Add To Cart

Add To Wishlist

Add To Cart


Democracy in America

University of Chicago Press / Paperback

In Stock
Stock No: WW805360

This product is not available for expedited shipping.
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.

Product Description

In 1831 Alexis de Tocqueville, a young Frnech aristocrat and civil servant, made a nine-month journey through eastern America. The result was Democracy in America, a monumental study of the strengths and weakensses of the nation's evolving politics. Tocqueville looked to the flourishing democratic system in American as a possible model for post-revolutionary France, believing its egalitarian ideals reflected the spirit of the age - even that they were the will of God. His insightful work has become one of the most influential political texts ever written on America and an indispensable authority for anyone interested in the future of democracy.
This new edition of Tocqueville's classic has been lauded in all quarters as the finest and most definitive edition available, and with good reason - the editor's astonishing efforts not only capture the elegance, subtlety, and profundity of Tocqueville's original, but also offer proof of how very essential this masterpiece continues to be.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 722
Vendor: University of Chicago Press
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0226805360
ISBN-13: 9780226805368

Related Products

  1. Democracy in America
    Democracy in America
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    Random House / 2000 / Mass Paperback
    $5.99 Retail: $7.99 Save 25% ($2.00)
  2. The Handy Politics Answer Book
    The Handy Politics Answer Book
    Gina Misiroglu
    Visible Ink Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $15.99 Retail: $21.95 Save 27% ($5.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW591398

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask a Question

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review


Ask a Question

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.