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Author Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859.

Title Tocqueville on America after 1840 : letters and other writings / edited and translated, with an interpretive essay and notes, by Aurelian Craiutu, Jeremy Jennings.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.

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Description xv, 560 pages ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-552) and index.
Note Translated from the French.
Contents 1. Letters -- Letters: 1840-1847 -- Letters: 1848-1852 -- Letters: 1853-1856 -- Letters: 1857-1859 -- Undated and partially dated letters -- Letters between Tocqueville and his French and other correspondents -- 2: Speeches, articles, and diplomatic papers -- American in the 1840s -- America and the Revolution of 1848 -- Tocqueville's contributions to the debates on the Constitution of the Second Republic -- The Poussin Affair -- Final thoughts on the American Constitution.
Language Translated from the French.
Summary Long after publication of 'Democracy in America' Tocqueville continued to monitor political developments in the US. This work considers how far Tocqueville changed his views on America, exploring his letters & other writings from 1840 up until his death in 1859.
Subject Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859 -- Correspondence.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1841-1845.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1845-1861.
Added Author Crăiuțu, Aurelian.
Jennings, Jeremy, 1952-
Added Title Works. Selections. English. 2009
ISBN 9780521859554 (hardback)
0521859557 (hardback)
9780521676830 (pbk.)
0521676835 (pbk.)

 
    
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