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Beyond Tocqueville

civil society and the social capital debate in comparative perspective

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Published by University Press of New England in Hanover, NH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil society.,
  • Social networks.,
  • Social structure.,
  • Social capital (Sociology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-317) and index.

    Statementedited by Bob Edwards, Michael W. Foley, and Mario Diani.
    SeriesCivil society
    ContributionsEdwards, Bob, 1958-, Foley, Michael W., Diani, Mario, 1957-.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC337 .B48 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 340 p. ;
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18507055M
    ISBN 101584651253
    LC Control Number00012463

    Tocqueville’s democratic curiosity about democracy permeates his great book, which was published in two volumes, in and Open-eyed, restless, theoretical but also pragmatic, interested. Democracy in America study guide contains a biography of Alexis de Tocqueville, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. In this part of the book Tocqueville provides a more in-depth philosophical analysis of the precarious balance between equality and freedom, which is the central.

    The second part of the book focuses on the dissemination of Tocqueville’s ideas beyond the Franco-American context of – in places such as Argentina, Japan, and Eastern Europe. The articles and contributors are as follows: Part 1: Tocqueville as . Tocqueville and Beyond joins this trend to offer both an appreciation and critique of Tocqueville's remarkable book. From the wide-ranging perspectives of privileged nobles, men of letters, rural life, and the evolution of centralization and liberty in France as well as the Dutch Republic, these essays attest to the continuing significance of.

    1. Rogers Smith, “Beyond Tocqueville, Myrdal, and Hartz: The Multiple Traditions in America” Smith’s article attacks Hartz’s liberal consensus thesis while positioning it as the most recent expression of a lineage stretching back to Tocqueville’s Democracy in America. Beyond Tocqueville. The Role of Collective Action in Controlling Corruption1 Amartya Sen famously argued in his book Development as Freedom () that to For Tocqueville, civil society was a neutral concept, as he acknowledged that people can getCited by: 1.


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American Political Science Review 87 (September): Author's abstract: "Analysts of American politics since Tocqueville have seen the nation as a paradigmatic "liberal democratic" society, shaped most by the comparatively free and equal conditions and the Enlightenment ideals said to have prevailed at i.

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Foley, Mario Diani,University Press of New England edition, in EnglishPages:   Beyond Tocqueville, Myrdal, and Hartz: The Multiple Traditions in America - Volume 87 Issue 3 - Rogers M. SmithCited by: Alexis Charles Henri Clérel, comte de Tocqueville (French: [alɛgzi də tɔkvil]; 29 July – 16 April ), colloquially known as Tocqueville (/ ˈ t ɒ k v ɪ l, ˈ t oʊ k-/), was a French aristocrat, diplomat, political scientist and is best known for his works Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes, and ) and The Old Regime and the Revolution ().Constituency: Sainte-Mère-Église.

Beyond Tocqueville: Civil Society and the Social Capital Debate in Comparative Perspective Abstract: Recent discussion about the role of civil society in democratic governance around the world and the decline of social capital in the U.S.

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American Political Science Review. ; Powered by Pure, Scopus & Elsevier Fingerprint Engine Cited by: Nearly two-thirds of a century has elapsed since the appearance of "Democracy in America," by Alexis Charles Henri Clerel de Tocqueville, a French nobleman, born at Paris, J Bred to the law, he exhibited an early predilection for philosophy and political economy, and at twenty-two was appointed judge-auditor at the tribunal of.