Fb2 The Old Regime and the Revolution, Volume I: The Complete Text ePub
by Alexis De Tocqueville,Francois Furet,Francoise Melonio,Alan S. Kahan
|Author:||Alexis De Tocqueville,Francois Furet,Francoise Melonio,Alan S. Kahan|
|Publisher:||University of Chicago Press; 1 edition (August 15, 1998)|
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This book was to be followed by a second volume dealing with the the Revolution itself, but he died before he could continue the work.
This book was to be followed by a second volume dealing with the the Revolution itself, but he died before he could continue the work. That is a shame; it would have been interesting to have some more insight from him into the French, it seems unlikely that anyone has ever rendered a better description of his people than the one he offers in his Conclusion: When I observe France from this angle I find the nation itself far more remarkable than any of the events.
Alan Kahan's translation provides a The Old Regime and the Revolution is Alexis de. .During the Second Republic, Tocqueville sided with the parti de l'Ordre against the "socialists" and workers.
Clérel de Tocqueville (July 29, 1805 – April 16, 1859) was a French political thinker and historian best known for his Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: 1835 and 1840) and The Old Regime and the Revolution (1856). In both of these works, he explored the effects of the rising equality of social conditions on the individual and the state in western societies.
Alan S. Kahan, François Furet, Francoise Melonio. One of the most profound and influential studies of this pivotal event, it remains a relevant and stimulating discussion of the problem of preserving individual and political freedom in the modern world.
Alexis de Tocqueville, Francois Furet, Francoise Melonio.
Alan Kahan's new translation finally provides a faithful and readable . His lifelong fascination with the French Revolution and his many books on i.earned him a special place among historians.
His lifelong fascination with the French Revolution and his many books on i. - "New York Times," 16 July 1997.
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Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859; Furet, François, 1927-; Mélonio, Françoise. Includes bibliographical references and index. v. 1. The complete text - v. 2. Notes on the French Revolution and Napoleon.
L'Ancien Régime et la Révolution (1856) is a work by the French historian Alexis de Tocqueville translated in English as either The Old Regime and the Revolution or The Old Regime and the French Revolution. The book analyzes French society before the French Revolution, the so-called "Ancien Régime", and investigates the forces that caused the Revolution. It is one of the major early historical works on the French Revolution.
With his monumental work The Old Regime and the Revolution, Alexis de.
With his monumental work The Old Regime and the Revolution, Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-1859)-best known for his classic Democracy in Americaâ? envisioned a multivolume philosophic study of the origins of modern France that would examine the implications of French history on the nature and development of democratic society. Volume 1, which covered the eighteenth-century background to the Revolution, was published to great acclaim in 1856. This book examines the nature of totalitarianism as interpreted by some of the finest minds of the twentieth century.
First Online: 05 December 2006. Democracy in America. Alexis de Tocqueville. Translated by Alan S. Kahan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. The Old Regime and the Revolution. Alexis de Tocqueville, with an introduction by Gertrude Himmelfarb. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1997.