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Tocqueville, Democracy in America, Appendix T

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Appendix T Some aristocracies, however, have devoted themselves eagerly to commerce and have cultivated manufactures with success. The history...

Power in the State: Aristotle’s Politics, Bk 4, Prt 5

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 5, 350 B.C.E. Of oligarchies, too, there are different kinds: one where the property qualification for...

Aristotle: Power in the State

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 3, 350 B.C.E. The reason why there are many forms of government is that every state...

John Adams: A Defense of the Constitions of the United States, Letter 18

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 Aristocratical Republics: ITALIAN REPUBLICS OF LUCCA & GENOA LUCCA My dear Sir, THE government of this republic is said to be purely...

John Adams: A Defense of the Constitiutions of the United States, Letter 16

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 Aristocratical Republics: Swiss Cities of Schaffhause, Mulhouse, and Bienne City of Schaffause My dear Sir, THE sovereign is the city of...

John Adams: A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States of America, Letter 11

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 Aristocratical Republics: SWISS CANTON OF BERNE My dear Sir, IT is scarcely possible to believe that Mr. Turgot, by collecting all authority...

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