a. tocqueville


[tohk-vil, tok-; French tawk-veel]
Alexis Charles Henri Maurice Clérel de [a-lek-see sharl ahn-ree maw-rees kley-rel duh] , 1805–59, French statesman and author.
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Tocqueville (ˈtəʊkvɪl, ˈtɒk-, French tɔkvil)
Alexis Charles Henri Maurice Clérel de (alɛksi ʃarl ɑ̃ri mɔris klerɛl də). 1805--59, French politician and political writer. His chief works are De la Démocratie en Amérique (1835--40) and L'Ancien régime et la révolution (1856)

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