On the Political Efficacy of Idealism: Tocqueville, Schoelcher, and the Abolition of Slavery

Nick Nesbitt

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAmerica Through European Eyes
Subtitle of host publicationBritish and French Reflections on the New World from the Eighteenth Century to the Present
EditorsJeffrey Isaac, Aurelian Craitu
Place of PublicationUniversity Park, PA, USA
PublisherPenn State University Press
Pages91-116
Number of pages25
ISBN (Print)0271033908 , 978-0271033907
Publication statusPublished - 15 Mar 2009

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Nesbitt, N. (2009). On the Political Efficacy of Idealism: Tocqueville, Schoelcher, and the Abolition of Slavery. In J. Isaac, & A. Craitu (Eds.), America Through European Eyes: British and French Reflections on the New World from the Eighteenth Century to the Present (pp. 91-116). Penn State University Press.