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Unformatted text preview: WHY ? 5.What is the problem about which de Tocqueville is concerned? 6.How is despotism of the state controlled in aristocratic nations? PEOPLE, POWER AND POLITICS – STUDY GUIDE 7.Why was the aristocracy somewhat independent of the state? 8.What democratic expedient can be substituted for the balance of power provided by the aristocracy?...
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- Spring '10
- Political Philosophy, Sovereign state, De Tocqueville, POLIT ICS