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Understanding American democracy

Leon P. Baradat

Understanding American democracy

by Leon P. Baradat

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Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementLeon P. Baradat.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK274 .B296 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 408, [92] p. :
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1545349M
      ISBN 100060404787
      LC Control Number91024512

      Democracy in America, is a firsthand sociopolitical observation of the United States written by French lawyer Alexis de Tocqueville in The author documents his travels through America and contrasts his experiences with established aristocratic systems in Western Europe.   Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since He rightly points out that a reporter today “faces a president who seems to have no appreciation or understanding of the First Amendment and the role of a free press in American democracy.” Yet even against a bellicose, untruthful.

        Democracy Dies in Darkness Five books of American political history that you must read For students of American history, the book provides a Author: Colin Moore. A mericans are constantly being warned that Donald Trump’s presidency means the end of American democracy — this from not simply obvious partisans but Hollywood and TV, the nation’s top.

        Larry Diamond’s new book, Ill Winds: Saving Democracy from Russian Rage, Chinese Ambition, and American Complacency, attempts to do just that. Diamond, perhaps the .   Understanding American Politics provides a unique introduction to the contemporary political landscape of the United States by using as its core organizing feature the idea an exceptionalism,. a concept that is at least as old as Tocqueville's study of American democracy.


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