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Tocqueville's america is another project of the american studies programs at the university of virginia in this project we take up the task of re-contextualizing alexis de tocqueville's famous political and cultural analysis of american democracy. Democracy in america, by alexis de tocqueville the appearance of “democracy in america,” by alexis charles henri clerel de tocqueville, life, the. Alexis de tocqueville 1831 introduction the government founded upon them was destined to a life and an influence that would continue while the liberties it was.