Book Discussion on Tocqueville on American Character

Panel members discussed Mr. Ledeen’s book Tocqueville on American Character, published
by St. Martin’s… read more

Panel members discussed Mr. Ledeen’s book Tocqueville on American Character, published

by St. Martin’s Press. The book examines Alexis de Tocqueville’s 1831 book [Democracy in

America], arguing that his observations are still accurate and important today. The panel

also responded to audience questions. close

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Book Discussion on Tocqueville on American Character

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157811-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 2, 2000
Last Aired:
Aug 6, 2000

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  • Jul 02, 2000 | 3:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 08, 2000 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2000 | 5:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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