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The Resource Tocqueville between two worlds : the making of a political and theoretical life, Sheldon S. Wolin

Tocqueville between two worlds : the making of a political and theoretical life, Sheldon S. Wolin

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Tocqueville between two worlds : the making of a political and theoretical life
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Tocqueville between two worlds
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the making of a political and theoretical life
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Sheldon S. Wolin
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Language
eng
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Wolin, Sheldon S
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Tocqueville, Alexis de
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Tocqueville between two worlds : the making of a political and theoretical life, Sheldon S. Wolin
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 3
  • Part 1.
  • Abundance of Power.
  • p. 11
  • Chapter I.
  • Modern Theory and Modern Power.
  • p. 13
  • Chapter II.
  • Theoria: The Theoretical Journey.
  • p. 34
  • Part 2.
  • Encountering the Amazing.
  • p. 57
  • Chapter III.
  • Discovering Democracy.
  • p. 59
  • Chapter IV.
  • Self and Structure.
  • p. 76
  • Chapter V.
  • Doubt and Disconnection.
  • p. 102
  • Chapter VI.
  • ".. The Theory of What Is Great".
  • p. 113
  • Chapter VII.
  • Myth and Political Impressionism.
  • p. 132
  • Chapter VIII.
  • Spectacle of America.
  • p. 149
  • Part 3.
  • Theoretical Encapsulation of America
  • Chapter IX.
  • Social Contract versus Political Culture.
  • p. 171
  • Chapter X.
  • Culture of the Political: "The Rituals of Practice".
  • p. 202
  • Chapter XI.
  • Feudal America.
  • p. 229
  • Chapter XII.
  • Majority Rule or Majority Politics.
  • p. 241
  • Chapter XIII.
  • Centralization and Dissolution.
  • p. 260
  • Chapter XIV.
  • Image of Democracy.
  • p. 275
  • Part 4.
  • Persona and the Politics of Theory.
  • p. 287
  • Chapter XV.
  • Tragic Hero, Popular Mask.
  • p. 289
  • Chapter XVI.
  • Democratization of Culture.
  • p. 304
  • Chapter XVII.
  • Despotism and Utopia.
  • p. 339
  • Chapter XVIII.
  • Old New World, New Old World.
  • p. 365
  • Chapter XIX.
  • Tocquevillean Democracy.
  • p. 374
  • Chapter XX.
  • Penitentiary Temptation.
  • p. 383
  • Part 5.
  • Second Journey to America.
  • p. 407
  • Chapter XXI.
  • Political Education of the Bourgeoisie.
  • p. 409
  • Chapter XXII.
  • Souvenirs: Recollections In/Tranquillity.
  • p. 428
  • Chapter XXIII.
  • Souvenirs: Socialism and the Crisis of the Political.
  • p. 456
  • Chapter XXIV.
  • Old Regime and the Revolution: Mythistoricus et theoreticus.
  • p. 498
  • Chapter XXV.
  • Old Regime: Modernization and the Politics of Loss.
  • p. 531
  • Chapter XXVI.
  • Postdemocracy.
  • p. 561
  • Notes.
  • p. 573
  • Index.
  • p. 641
Control code
b70015212082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 650 p.
Isbn
9780691114545
Label
Tocqueville between two worlds : the making of a political and theoretical life, Sheldon S. Wolin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 3
  • Part 1.
  • Abundance of Power.
  • p. 11
  • Chapter I.
  • Modern Theory and Modern Power.
  • p. 13
  • Chapter II.
  • Theoria: The Theoretical Journey.
  • p. 34
  • Part 2.
  • Encountering the Amazing.
  • p. 57
  • Chapter III.
  • Discovering Democracy.
  • p. 59
  • Chapter IV.
  • Self and Structure.
  • p. 76
  • Chapter V.
  • Doubt and Disconnection.
  • p. 102
  • Chapter VI.
  • ".. The Theory of What Is Great".
  • p. 113
  • Chapter VII.
  • Myth and Political Impressionism.
  • p. 132
  • Chapter VIII.
  • Spectacle of America.
  • p. 149
  • Part 3.
  • Theoretical Encapsulation of America
  • Chapter IX.
  • Social Contract versus Political Culture.
  • p. 171
  • Chapter X.
  • Culture of the Political: "The Rituals of Practice".
  • p. 202
  • Chapter XI.
  • Feudal America.
  • p. 229
  • Chapter XII.
  • Majority Rule or Majority Politics.
  • p. 241
  • Chapter XIII.
  • Centralization and Dissolution.
  • p. 260
  • Chapter XIV.
  • Image of Democracy.
  • p. 275
  • Part 4.
  • Persona and the Politics of Theory.
  • p. 287
  • Chapter XV.
  • Tragic Hero, Popular Mask.
  • p. 289
  • Chapter XVI.
  • Democratization of Culture.
  • p. 304
  • Chapter XVII.
  • Despotism and Utopia.
  • p. 339
  • Chapter XVIII.
  • Old New World, New Old World.
  • p. 365
  • Chapter XIX.
  • Tocquevillean Democracy.
  • p. 374
  • Chapter XX.
  • Penitentiary Temptation.
  • p. 383
  • Part 5.
  • Second Journey to America.
  • p. 407
  • Chapter XXI.
  • Political Education of the Bourgeoisie.
  • p. 409
  • Chapter XXII.
  • Souvenirs: Recollections In/Tranquillity.
  • p. 428
  • Chapter XXIII.
  • Souvenirs: Socialism and the Crisis of the Political.
  • p. 456
  • Chapter XXIV.
  • Old Regime and the Revolution: Mythistoricus et theoreticus.
  • p. 498
  • Chapter XXV.
  • Old Regime: Modernization and the Politics of Loss.
  • p. 531
  • Chapter XXVI.
  • Postdemocracy.
  • p. 561
  • Notes.
  • p. 573
  • Index.
  • p. 641
Control code
b70015212082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 650 p.
Isbn
9780691114545

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