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Over 175 years ago, Alexis de Tocqueville, a young French nobleman and an astute political scientist, came to the United States to evaluate the meaning and actual functioning of democracy. His brilliant discussion of majority rule is still vitally relevant today.
A study of our national government and character follows the author's concern about the effect of majority rule on the rights of individuals and provides insight into the rewards and responsibilities of a democratic government. Reissue.
Number of Pages: 385
Genre: Political Science
Sub-Genre: Americas (North + Central + South + West Indies), General, United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
Series Title: Signet Classics
Publisher: New Amer Library Classics
Author: Alexis de Tocqueville
Street Date: July 6, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-5949
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