Tocqueville and Equality

The panelists discussed Tocqueville’s ideas about equality and democracy from
his observations in his book Democracy in America. They… read more

The panelists discussed Tocqueville’s ideas about equality and democracy from

his observations in his book Democracy in America. They examined

the reasons that U.S. society has developed relatively little, the possibility of

the tyranny of the majority, Tocqueville’s thoughts on women, and

Tocqueville’s ideas on law. They also responded to questions from the

audience of students. close

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Tocqueville and Equality

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Program ID:
93497-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 18, 1998
Last Aired:
Oct 3, 2007

Airing Details

  • Jan 18, 1998 | 5:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 02, 2007 | 11:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 03, 2007 | 5:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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