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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...

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