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Author Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859.

Title Tocqueville on America after 1840 : letters and other writings / edited and translated, with an interpretive essay and notes, by Aurelian Craiutu, Jeremy Jennings
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 560 pages)
Contents 1. Letters -- Letters: 1840-1847 -- Letters: 1848-1852 -- Letters: 1853-1856 -- Letters: 1857-1859 -- Undated and partially dated letters -- Letters between Tocqueville and his French and other correspondents -- 2: Speeches, articles, and diplomatic papers -- American in the 1840s -- America and the Revolution of 1848 -- Tocqueville's contributions to the debates on the Constitution of the Second Republic -- The Poussin Affair -- Final thoughts on the American Constitution
Summary Long after publication of 'Democracy in America' Tocqueville continued to monitor political developments in the US. This work considers how far Tocqueville changed his views on America, exploring his letters & other writings from 1840 up until his death in 1859
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-552) and index
Notes Translated from the French
Subject Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859. -- Correspondence.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1841-1845.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1845-1861.
Genre/Form Records and correspondence.
Personal correspondence.
Form Electronic book
Author Crăiuțu, Aurelian.
Jennings, Jeremy, 1952-
ISBN 051165037X (electronic bk.)
0511840349 (electronic bk.)
9780511650376 (electronic bk.)
9780511840340 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Works. Selections. English. 2009