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The strange liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville

by Roger Boesche

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859.,
  • Liberty.,
  • Liberalism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoger Boesche.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC585 .B575 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2734808M
    ISBN 100801419646
    LC Control Number86029141

    THE STRANGE LIBERALISM OF ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE Roger C. Boesche In one fashion or another, Tocqueville is almost always associated with those thinkers of the early and mid-nineteenth century whom we customarily call liberals: in France, Royer-Collard, Constant, Guizot, and Thiers; in England, Bentham, Mill, Cobden, and Bright. Alexis de Tocqueville - Alexis de Tocqueville - Revolution of The Revolution of brought about a new political situation for France and for Tocqueville. Having decried apathy as the chief danger for France, Tocqueville recognized even before the revolution that France was faced with a politically awakened working class that might well propel French politics into socialist and.

    Roger Boesche is the Arthur G. Coons Professor of the History of Ideas at Occidental College. He is the author of Theories of Tyranny: Plato to Arendt (), The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville (), and Alexis de Tocqueville: Selected Letters on Politics and Society (). Perhaps none was so ill equipped as the ambivalent aristocrat manqué Alexis de Tocqueville, and perhaps no work so unlikely to endure as his kitchen-sink portrait Democracy in America.

    Alexis de Tocqueville: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Alexis de Tocqueville: Aesthetics (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, )(Applications of Political Theory). Craiutu, Aurelian, Rethinking Political Aurelian, Rethinking Political Power: The Strange Liberalism of the French Doctrinaires. Diodati-Remandet, Frédérique, La réflexion.   A portrait of Alexis de Tocqueville by Théodore Chassériau. The political scientist and historian saw that liberalism depended largely on pre-liberal forces and habits.


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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Roger Cited by: Strange liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Alexis de Tocqueville; Alexis de Tocqueville; Alexis de Tocqueville; Alexis de Tocqueville; Alexis de Tocqueville; Alexis de Tocqueville: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Roger Boesche.

Get this from a library. The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville. [Roger Boesche] -- The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville places Tocqueville's political though in the context of his time and place, and shows why his ideas defy easy classification.

Responding to the. Alexis de Tocqueville: Selected Letters on The strange liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville book and Society () The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville () Theories of Tyranny: From Plato to Arendt () The First Great Political Realist: Kautilya and His Arthashastra () Tocqueville's Road Map: Methodology, Liberalism, Revolution, and Despotism () ReferencesAlma mater: Stanford University.

The explanation of Tocqueville's concept related to the society of the book is very unique. Selected pages. Title Page in Los Angeles. He is the editor of Alexis de Tocqueville: Selected Letters on Politics and Society and author of The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville.

Bibliographic information. Title: Tocqueville's Road Map 5/5(1). Alexis Charles Henri Clérel, comte de Tocqueville (French: [alɛgzi də tɔkvil]; 29 July – 16 April ), colloquially known as Tocqueville (/ ˈ t ɒ k v ɪ l, ˈ t oʊ k-/), was a French aristocrat, diplomat, political scientist, and is best known for his works Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes, and ) and The Old Regime and the Revolution ().

The Strange Liberalism of Alexis De Tocqueville 作者: Roger Boesche 出版社: Cornell Univ Pr 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. [Google Scholar]) Strange Liberalism of Tocqueville. de Tocqueville ( de Tocqueville, Alexis.

Democracy in America, Translated by Harvey Mansfield and Delba Winthrop. Chicago, IL: Chicago University Press. An expert on political theory and history, he wrote several books including Theories of Tyranny: From Plato to Arendt and The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville.

He was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at the age of After more than a dozen surgeries, he was told by one doctor not to expect to live past 4/5(1). Aristocratic Liberalism ignores the national boundaries that so often confine the history of political thought, and uses the perspective thus gained to establish a pan-European type of political thought.

Going beyond Burckhardt, Mill, and Tocqueville, Aristocratic Liberalism argues for new ways of looking at nineteenth-century liberalism. The second chapter on Tocqueville's "strange liberalism," which the author describes as Tocqueville's criticism of the pursuit of self-interest without restraint, makes a significant contribution to current scholarship.

The defense of the historical nature of Tocqueville's writings will challenge some contemporary assessments as by: 7. Alexis de Tocqueville () was a French sociologist and political theorist who traveled to the United States to study its prisons and wrote “Democracy in America” (), one of the.

> The Strange Liberalism of Alexis De Tocqueville 作者: Roger Boesche isbn: 书名: The Strange Liberalism of Alexis De Tocqueville 页数: 定价: USD 出版社: Cornell Univ Pr 装帧: Hardcover 出版年: The book is divided into two halves.

The first half engages with the main currents of research on Tocqueville’s own thoughts regarding economic institutions, constitutionalism, liberalism, history. Welch C. Review of R. Boesche, The Strange Liberalism of Alexis De Tocqueville. American Historical Review [Internet].

;(February ).Author: Cheryl Welch. President Obama’s favorite professor paraphrases Tocqueville on the perils of “centralization of information” in another book (The Strange Liberalism of Alexis de Tocqueville).

In this book, Professor Boesche says that, according to Tocqueville, once centralization of information is “entrenched,” once a nation relies on a few sources. Alexis de Tocqueville has books on Goodreads with ratings. Alexis de Tocqueville’s most popular book is Democracy in America.

Alexis de Tocqueville (–) burst upon the Atlantic intellectual scene in with the publication of the first volume of Democracy in America (the second volume followed in ).

His comparative approach to the historical sciences has earned him the title of “the Montesquieu of the United States.”.

*All of the following books and articles will be available through UVA library* 1- Introduction (July 18) General works applicable to the Seminar as a whole: “Alexis de Tocqueville (): A Special Bicentennial Issue.” The Tocqueville Review/La revue Tocquevi no.

2 (). Antoine, Agnès. Ο Αλεξίς-Σαρλ-Ανρί Κλερέλ ντε Τοκβίλ (Γαλλικά: Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville προφέρεται: [alɛksi ʃaʁl ɑ̃ʁi kleʁɛl də tɔkvil], 29 Ιουλίου – 16 Απριλίου ) ήταν Γάλλος πολιτικός στοχαστής και ιστορικός, ο πιο βαθυστόχαστος εκπρόσωπος.

Tocqueville, Burke, and the Origins of Liberal Conservatism Sanford Lakoff Alexis de Tocqueville is not easily characterized as either a liberal or a conservative. In this respect he resembles Edmund Burke. Both may be best understood as "liberal conservatives"—figures who straddled both camps.

On a.Liberalism and Big Government: Tocqueville’s Analysis - Harvey C. Mansfield and Delba Winthrop, “Liberalism and Big Government: Tocqueville’s Analysis,” in Politics at the End of the Century, ed.

Arthur M. Melzer, Jerry Weinberger, M. Richard Zinman (London: Institute of United States Studies, ) ; Nature and Fact in Tocqueville’s Democracy in America.Nonetheless, Lawler maintains the orthodox view that Tocqueville was a kind of (if “strange”) liberal. At the heart of this liberal Tocqueville lies the “restless mind”—a mind that sees the essence of humanity in the realization that each of us “dies alone” and that life is but a .