Democracy in America, Volume 2

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The book's basis was a nine month visit to America by De Tocqueville in 1831, ostensibly to study America's prison system. It was an interesting time to visit America, half-way between the ... Read full review

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Loved this! It was so interesting to read an outsiders perspective of America in between the American Revolution and Civil War. Read full review

Contents

Of the principal source of belief among democratic nations
9
Of the progress of Roman Catholicism in the United States
30
The principle of equality suggests to the Americans the idea of
34

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