Tocqueville and Aristocracy Political scientists and historians from the U.S. and Europe talked about the philosophies of Alexis de Tocqueville, questioning how much of a democrat he… read more

Tocqueville and Aristocracy Political scientists and historians from the U.S. and Europe talked about the philosophies of Alexis de Tocqueville, questioning how much of a democrat he was and how much the philosopher Aristotle influenced his writing. The discussion was based on Professor Diggins’s paper, “A Vanquished Aristocrat in Democratic America: Alexis de Tocqueville on the Topic of Aristocracy.” close

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Program ID:
100773-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Boulder, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Feb 20, 1998 | 4:38pm EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Feb 20, 1998 | 4:38pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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