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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 Ambitious Men And Men Of Lofty Ambition In Americans

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 19, Why So Many Ambitious Men And So Little Lofty Ambition Are To Be...

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...

How Society in The United States is Excited and Monotonous

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 17, How The Aspect Of Society In The United States Is At Once Excited...

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...

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...

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...

How Democracy Renders The Intercourse Of The Americans Easy

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 2, How Democracy Renders The Habitual Intercourse Of The Americans Simple And Easy Democracy does...

How Customs Are Softened As Social Conditions Become Equal

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 1, How Customs Are Softened As Social Conditions Become More Equal We perceive that for...

How An Aristocracy May Be Created By Manufactures

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 20, How An Aristocracy May Be Created By Manufactures I have shown how democracy favors...

What Causes Almost Americans To Follow Industrial Callings

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 19, What Causes Almost All Americans To Follow Industrial Callings Agriculture is perhaps, of all...

Why All Honest Callings Are Considered Honorable

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 18, Why Among The Americans All Honest Callings Are Considered Honorable Among a democratic people,...

How Excessive Care For Worldly Welfare May Impair Welfare

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 17, How Excessive Care For Worldly Welfare May Impair That Welfare There is a closer...

Religious Belief And Immaterial Pleasures

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 2, How Religious Belief Sometimes Turns The Thoughts Of Americans To Immaterial Pleasures In the...

How Physical Gratification Is Wedded To Love Of Freedom

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 14, How The Taste For Physical Gratifications Is United In America To Love Of...

Why The Americans Are So Restless In The Midst Of Prosperity

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 13, Why The Americans Are So Restless In The Midst Of Their Prosperity In certain...

Why Some Americans Manifest A Sort Of Fanatical Spiritualism

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 12, Why Some Americans Manifest A Sort Of Fanatical Spiritualism Although the desire of acquiring...

Peculiar Effects Of The Love Of Physical Gratification

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 11, Peculiar Effects Of The Love Of Physical Gratification In Democratic Times It may be...

Of The Taste For Physical Well-Being In America

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 10, Of The Taste For Physical Well-Being In America In America the passion for physical...

Applying The Principle Of Self-Interest To Religious Matters

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 9, That The Americans Apply The Principle Of Self-Interest Rightly Understood To Religious Matters If...

How The Americans Combat Individualism By Self-Interest

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 8, How The Americans Combat Individualism By The Principle Of Self-Interest Rightly Understood When the...

Relation Of Civil To Political Associations

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 7, Relation Of Civil To Political Associations There is only one country on the face...

The Relation Between Public Associations And The Newspapers

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 2, Chapter 6, Of The Relation Between Public Associations And The Newspapers WHEN men are no longer...