The “Democracy in America” was the first analysis of American political life. The first part of the book was published in 1835, the second - in 1840. This book was considered a classic statement of the ideology of liberal democracy. Tocqueville's historical concept was that instead of the age-old power of the aristocracy everywhere inevitably comes democracy. He idealized the political life of the USA, opposed his super-centralized France of his time… Read the book and make your own decision about the democracy of past years!