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Democratic Nations Desire Peace while Democratic Armies, War

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 22, Why Democratic Nations Naturally Desire Peace, And Democratic Armies, War The same interests, the...

Of Honor In The United States And In Democratic Communitie

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 18, Of Honor In The United States And In Democratic Communities It would seem that...

Why Americans Are More Restless And Captious

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 2, Why The National Vanity Of The Americans Is More Restless And Captious Than...

Tocqueville: Of The Seriousness Of Americans

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 15, Of The Gravity Of The Americans, And Why It Does Not Prevent Them...

Tocqueville: Some Reflections On American Manners

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 14, Some Reflections on American Manners Nothing seems at first sight less important than the...

How Equality Divides Americans Into Various Private Groups

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 13, How The Principle Of Equality Naturally Divides The Americans Into A Multitude Of...

How The Americans Understand The Equality Of The Sexes

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 12,How The Americans Understand The Equality Of The Sexes I have shown how democracy...

The Young Woman In The Character Of A Wife

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 10, The Young Woman in the Character of a Wife In America the independence of...

Tocqueville: Education Of Young Women In The United States

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 9, Education of Young Women in the United States No free communities ever existed without...

Tocqueville: Influence of Democracy On The Family

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 8, Influence of Democracy on the Family I have just examined the changes which the...

Influence Of Democracy On Wages

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 7, Influence of Democracy on Wages Most of the remarks that I have already made...

How Democratic Institutions And Manners Tend To Raise Rents

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 6, How Democratic Institutions And Manners Tend To Raise Rents And Shorten The Terms...

How Democracy Affects The Relations Of Masters And Servants

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 5, How Democracy Affects The Relations Of Masters And Servants An American who had traveled...

Consequences of the Preceding Three Chapters

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 3, American Monuments: Consequences of the Preceding Three Chapters  Consequences of the Preceding Three Chapters When men...

Alexis de Tocqueville on American Sensitivity

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 3, Why the Americans show so little sensitiveness in their own country and are...

Of Some Sources Of Poetry Among Democratic Nations

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 17, Of Some Sources Of Poetry Among Democratic Nations Many different meanings have been given to the...

How American Democracy Has Modified The English Language

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 16, American Monuments: Why Some Are Insignificant, Others Grand IF the reader has rightly understood what I...

The Study of Greek and Latin Literature is Useful in America

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 15, The Study Of Greek And Latin Literature Is Peculiarly Useful In Democratic Communities What was called...

The Trade Of Literature

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 14, The Trade Of Literature DEMOCRACY not only infuses a taste for letters among the trading classes,...

Literary Characteristics Of Democratic Times

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 13, American Monuments: Why Some Are Insignificant, Others Grand WHEN a traveler goes into a bookseller's shop...

American Monuments: Why Some Are Insignificant, Others Grand

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 12, American Monuments: Why Some Are Insignificant, Others Grand I HAVE just observed that in democratic ages...

In What Spirit The Americans Cultivate The Arts

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 11, In What Spirit The Americans Cultivate The Arts IT would be to waste the time...

Why American Science is more Practical Than Theoretical

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 10, Why The Americans Are More Addicted To Practical Than To Theoretical Science IF a democratic state...

American Aptitude For Science, Literature And Art

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 9, The Example Of The Americans Does Not Prove That A Democratic People Can Have...

Equality And The Idea Of Indefinite Perfectability Of Man

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 8, How Equality Suggests To The Americans The Idea Of The Indefinite Perfectability Of Man I SHALL...

What Causes Democratic Nations To Incline Towards Pantheism

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 7, What Causes Democratic Nations To Incline Towards Pantheism I SHALL show hereafter how the preponderant taste...

The Progress Of Roman Catholicism In The United States

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 6,The Progress Of Roman Catholicism In The United States I HAVE shown in a preceding chapter...

How Religion In The United States Tends Towards Democracy

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 5, How Religion In The United States Avails Itself Of Democratic Tendencies I HAVE shown in a...

The Aptitude And Taste Of Americans For General Ideas

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 3, Why The Americans Show More Aptitude And Taste For General Ideas Than Their Forefathers,...

Of The Principal Source Of Belief Among Democratic Nations

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 2, Of The Principal Source Of Belief Among Democratic Nations AT different periods dogmatic belief is more...