Alexis de Tocqueville articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/01/25 00:56
2015/01/25 00:56
5d
... directly to virtue through the will, it brings them near to it insensibly through habits. [Alexis de Tocqueville, "Democracy in America"] usurer (n.) Look up usurer at Dictionary.com late...
2015/01/25 00:56
2015/01/25 00:56
Latest videos
2015/01/21 03:56
2015/01/21 03:56
9d
... were noted both by Americans themselves and by foreign visitors, not least among them Alexis de Tocqueville, whose conception of American exceptionalism was heavily influenced by the...
2015/01/19 08:48
2015/01/19 08:48
11d
Religion was key to 'Democracy in America' In 1831, Alexis de Tocqueville visited America prior writing "Democracy in America." In it he said, "I sought for the greatness and genius of America in...
2015/01/16 03:20
2015/01/16 03:20
14d
... this vision, and what guards it against utopian idealism is civic education, or what Alexis de Tocqueville called “the habits of the heart.” Free societies not only need the structures...
2015/01/14 16:59
2015/01/14 16:59
15d
... Americans of differing opinions coming together for the common good. Nearly two centuries ago, Alexis de Tocqueville was astonished at the way Americans came together voluntarily to solve...
2015/01/04 15:10
2015/01/04 15:10
25d
... 1997, she is a board member of the Town of Palm Beach United Way and co-chairwoman of 2015 Alexis de Tocqueville Society. In addition, she is a supporter of The Friedman Commission for Jewish...
2014/12/27 23:07
2014/12/27 23:07
m
It’s that time of year when Americans — ever the strivers, according to Alexis de Tocqueville — turn to thoughts of self-improvement. What’s your New Year’s resolution? Mine is simple enough: I’m...
2015/01/25 00:56
2015/01/25 00:56
Latest from Twitter